Events

War and the Narratives of Britishness: Representations and Commemorations of the Afghanistan Conflict in Britain (2001-2014)

War and the Narratives of Britishness: Representations and Commemorations of the Afghanistan Conflict in Britain (2001-2014)

25/10/2017

A seminar as part of the Conflict, Disaster and Development research theme at the School of Modern Languages with Dr Beatrice Blanchet, Lecturer at the UCLy (Lyon, France) and Honorary Research Fellow of the School of Modern Languages (Cardiff University).

World Talk Series: Oh Lord, Emmanuel! Macron’s Fall from Grace

World Talk Series: Oh Lord, Emmanuel! Macron’s Fall from Grace

25/10/2017

A new series of talks on topics of current interest in various countries around the world, starting with Dr Nick Parsons’ talk about Emmanuel Macron.

German Cinema Series 2017-18: Der Nachtmahr (The Nightmare)

German Cinema Series 2017-18: Der Nachtmahr (The Nightmare)

31/10/2017

A film screening in German of Der Nachtmahr (The Nightmare) with English subtitles, as part of the German Cinema Series 2017-18.

Japanese Seminar Series: Japanese People’s “Kodawari” Behaviour: Strength and Weakness

Japanese Seminar Series: Japanese People’s “Kodawari” Behaviour: Strength and Weakness

15/11/2017

The first event in the Japanese Seminar Series, starting with a seminar about Japanese people’s kodowari behaviour by Dr Katsuki Aoki (Meiji University, Japan).

“Hans Schleif – eine Spurensuche” Performance + Discussion with Director Julian Klein & Actor Matthias Neukirch

“Hans Schleif – eine Spurensuche” Performance + Discussion with Director Julian Klein & Actor Matthias Neukirch

15/11/2017

A performance of the much acclaimed play “Hans Schleif – eine Spurensuche” followed by a discussion with distinguished director Julian Klein and actor Matthias Neukirch, in partnership with the Goethe Insitut and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).