A conference on Language, Culture, Society, and History in Crete is to be held in honour of Prof. David Holton, at Selwyn College, 30th June and 1st July 2014.
This symposium, co-organised by Professor Simon Franklin and Dr. Katherine Bowers, will be held at Darwin College, Cambridge between Sept 5-6, 2014.
Dr Andy Martin writes in The Telegraph, arguing that studying at Cambridge is not as remote or unattainable as many may think.
A manuscript once owned by the Knights Templar is amongst the medieval French literary treasures on display in an exhibition, curated by Bill Burgwinkle and Nicola Morato, that opens this week at Cambridge University Library.
Andrew Webber participated in a Radio 3 Nightwaves discussion of Musil's great Modernist novel, Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften - part of a season marking the anniversary of the outbreak of World War One. The programme featured novelists Margaret Drabble and William Boyd, and cultural historian Phillip Blom.
Four first year undergraduates in the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages have been taking part in a video diary project led by Dr Andy Martin.
The Department of Slavonic Studies is pleased to announce its membership in the new AHRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Russian, Slavonic and East European Languages and Culture.