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Translation and Transcultural Studies Seminar Series

Research Seminars

TTS events

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Our Translation and Transcultural Studies research seminars combine on-campus and online events. All are welcome, but registration is necessary. Please follow the instructions for every event.

Summer Term 2023

Wednesday 31 May, 4:00-5:00 pm (UK time) - On-campus only - CANCELLED

Prof Margaret HillenbrandLink opens in a new window (University of Oxford). Repetition and Revolt: The Poetry of Zheng Xiaoqiong


Friday 9 June, 4:00-5:00 pm (UK time) - On-campus and online

Dr Ian Ellison (University of Kent, UK / Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Germany): Proust and Kafka's Modernist AfterlivesLink opens in a new window


Supported by the Humanities Research CentreLink opens in a new window

Thursday 22 June, 5:00-6:00 pm (UK time) - Online

Prof Diana Roig SanzLink opens in a new window (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya). Theory and Methods for an Entangled History of Translation

Register here by 21st June at noon.

Past events

Autumn Term 2022

Wednesday 26 October, 10:00-11:00 am (UK time) - Online

Professor Wang Ning (Shanghai Jiao Tong University): World Literature through Translation

Wednesday 2 November, 5:00-6:00 pm (UK time) - On-campus and online

Dr Yuliia Lysanets (Poltava State Medical University, Ukraine / University of Warwick): Metaphors and Metonymies in Medical Discourse as a Challenge for Cross-Cultural Communication

FAB 2.32

In cooperation with the Warwick Workshop for Interdisciplinary German Studies

Wednesday 16 November 2022, 4:00-5:00 pm (UK time) - Online

Dr Ruth Kircher (Fryske Akademy): Language attitudes and ideologies amongst new speakers of West Frisian

Spring Term 2023

Wednesday 8 February, 3:00-4:00 pm (UK time) - On-campus and online

Dr Joseph Lambert (Cardiff University): Ethical Professionals: Standards, Self-care, and Sustainability


Wednesday 26 April, 10:00-11:30 am (UK time) - On-campus and online

Prof Christopher Rea (University of British Columbia): Don’t Change Your Husband! and Other Lessons from a New Online Archive of Early Chinese FilmsLink opens in a new window


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Supported by the Humanities Research CentreLink opens in a new window

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Past seminars

Details on Staff Research Profiles can be found here.

If you are interested in pursuing a PhD with our staff, please check information on our PhD in Translation and Transcultural Studies.