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PatagoniaResearch and teaching links with the Welsh settlement recognised


The School of Welsh has marked its significant contribution to research and teaching in the Welsh settlement in Patagonia with two celebratory events.

Patrick CarlinWorking in Mexico


Dr Patrick Carlin was recently invited by the State Government of Puebla to give a lecture and conduct a workshop at a major international conference...

Heledd LewisStudent wins Drama Medal


Heledd Gwyn Lewis won the Drama Medal at the 2014 Urdd National Eisteddfod in Meirionnydd. She won the award for a play entitled ‘Gwyddbwyll’ (Chess).

pencilDiarmait Mac Giolla Chríost and International Parliamentarians


Professor Diarmait Mac Giolla Chríost was invited to discuss the meaning of 'official language' with Parliamentarians from across the world.

pencilPostgraduate scholarships


The School of Welsh has secured over £50,000's worth of scholarships to be awarded between research students and MA students.

PatagoniaBroaden horizons in Patagonia


Two students from the School of Welsh, Cardiff University have won scholarships to travel to Patagonia during the summer holidays.

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5 September 2014: In Trevelin, Argentina

Professor E. Wyn James
‘Eluned Morgan and her Travel Literature’ [in Welsh, with Spanish translation]
Public lecture in Trevelin, Argentina

8/9 September 2014: In Cardiff

Cwrs Cymraeg Caerdydd
Course for those studying Welsh AS / A Level (First Language)

9 September 2014: In Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina

Professor E. Wyn James
‘Michael D. Jones: “Father” of the Welsh Settlement in Patagonia’
Paper at a symposium in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, National University of Patagonia San Juan Bosco, Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina

12 September 2014: In Cardiff

Cardiff University Open Day (Undergraduate)

15–16 September 2014: In Puerto Madryn, Argentina

Professor E. Wyn James
‘Eluned Morgan and and the Religious Revival of 1905’
Paper at the Seventh International Forum on the Welsh in Patagonia, Puerto Madryn, Argentina.

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GJ Williams Memorial Lectures

Islwyn Memorial Lectures

Research Seminars