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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages


Postgraduate Open Day November 3 2017

Thinking about postgraduate study at MML? RSVP for the upcoming Postgraduate Open Day on 3 November to learn more about opportunities at Cambridge.

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MML Tops League Tables

MML Tops University League Tables

Students are at the heart of our work here in MML, so we are proud to have topped the University League Tables in all subjects for the 3rd year in a row.

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MML Emeritus Professor to Deliver Annual Caledonian Lecture

Professor Emeritus of Slavonic Studies, Anthony Cross FBA, will be delivering the annual Caledonian Lecture at the Caledonian Club in London on Tuesday 31 October 2017. The lecture is entitled, 'Scots in Catherine the Great's Russia: A Doctor; an Admiral; an Architect.'

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Faculty Board Representatives

Faculty Rep Elections 2017

Elections for Faculty Board representatives were held from midday on Thursday 12th October to midday on Friday 13th October. Find out who your representatives are!

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Festival of Ideas

2017 Festival of Ideas

The annual Cambridge Festival of Ideas has fascinating lectures and events from 16 - 29 October. Don't miss the MML Faculty and Schröder Lecture: Encountering Brexit - perspectives and challenges.

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ARC Romance Linguistics Seminars - Michaelmas 2017

The ARC Romance Linguistics seminars, co-organised by Gigi Andriani, Norma Schifano, Adam Ledgeway and Michelle Sheehan will be resuming at the start of the term. Talks will take place on Thursdays, all 2-3pm but for 16 and 23 November, either at Cambridge University or Anglia Ruskin University, as specified below. Everybody is welcome. If you wish to be added to our mailing list, please contact Norma Schifano ( ).

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Dr Nigel Collier

Dr Nigel Collier Named Turing Fellow

We are pleased to announce that Dr Nigel Collier , Director of Research in Computational Linguistics, has just been invited to become a Turing Fellow of The Alan Turing Institute.

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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships 2017

The Faculty welcomes applications for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships. The aim of the British Academy in making these awards is to offer opportunities for outstanding early career researchers to strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university environment.

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Dr Calbert Graham

Dr Calbert Graham Awarded Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship

We are proud to announce that Dr Calbert Graham has recently been awarded a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship by the Leverhulme Trust, supported by the Isaac Newton Trust at the University of Cambridge.

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The Eighth Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment

Language revitalisation strategies aim to increase the number of speakers of an endangered language. This process may be an integral part of reversing language shift (RLS). These strategies, which make the endangered language an attractive and useful resource for modern users may be developed and implemented by linguists, the state, language activists and the speakers themselves. This conference invites papers on issues relevant to language revitalisation.

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