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Language and Identity: Explorations Through Film

The dynamic relationship between languages and the different community identities to which they are linked can be explored innovatively through film.  This event will showcase four short films made by former students of the University of Manchester’s...

Languages, community and area studies workshop

We were delighted to hold a half day workshop on ‘Languages, community and area studies: Reflections on concepts and delivery’. Colleagues from a variety of disciplines discussed existing practice in Modern Languages, and debated how cross-disciplinary...

Call for expressions of interest

The Multilingual Communities strand of the AHRC-OWRI consortium ‘Cross-language Dynamics: Re-shaping community’ is offering two grants at a value of up to £11,500 each (at 80%, in line with AHRC funding rules) for projects that are devoted to university engagement...