On a global scale, demand for and interest in German language acquisition varies considerably, a phenomenon that has been related to educational and political shifts as well as to social, economic and cultural transformations. While in some areas we witness a lively discussion of the role of German in high school curricula, in other regions there is a boom of both academic and non-academic German language courses that are not necessarily connected to a German Studies program.
Text & Textur. WeiterDichten und AndersErzählen im Mittelalter
Internationale mediävistische Fachtagung an der Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn,
26.-28. September 2018
Dr. Susanne Flecken-Büttner, PD Dr. Peter Glasner, Dr. Satu Heiland, Dr. Birgit Zacke
Call for Papers
THE HUMANITIES AND THE CHALLENGES OF THE NEW EUROPE: CULTURE, LANGUAGES, IDENTITIES
8th International SELICUP Conference (Spanish Society for the Study of Popular Culture)
Portblue Club Pollentia Resort (Alcudia, Majorca, Spain)
24-26 October 2018 https://selicup2018.net/
This conference on translation and space, organized by the Department of Translation at CUHK, follows on the success of our
2016 conference “Translation and Time: Exploring the Temporal Dimension of Cross-cultural Transfer.”
In keeping with the 2019 MLA Presidential Theme "Textual Transactions", this special session for the 2019 MLA Annual Convention in Chicago, Jan 3-6, is looking for papers discussing the transactional nature of adaptations, between author, actor, and audience, from the seventeenth century to today.
The Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), UC Berkeley, will host a four-week summer class, “Introduction to the Manchu Language and Manchu Studies,” in Berkeley, July 17 to August 10, 2018.
The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (CAMES) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) is pleased to announce that it will be offering its intensive summer Arabic programs in Beirut between June 20 and August 8, 2018. CAMES offers two separate programs:
Sabla is an intensive language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students. For four weeks each summer, students from across the U.S. can study Arabic at SQCC on scholarship.
Entrepalavras (ISSN 2237-6321/Qualis B1) invites professors and researchers to submit papers to the 16th edition, Vol.8, No. 3, with theme.: "An Overview of the internship in language teachers education".