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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.

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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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


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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

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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.