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  • Translating culture and talking with translators – Sydney Ideas podcast[16 February 2018]

    Listen to the sold-out Sydney Ideas event featuring our Head of School Professor Yixu Lu FAHA, Professor Vrasidas Karalis, Professor Adrian Vickers and Dr Joshua Stenberg is now available on Sydney Ideas's podcast. What is the position of the translator as cultural mediator? Listen now as the distinguished panel of scholars explore the significance of translation, its impact on encounters between people, and its contribution to social cohesion, especially in multicultural and multi-faith societies like Australia.


  • West-Östliche Wahlverwandtschaft: Hans Bethge und die historischen und ästhetischen Konstellationen um 1900[6 February 2018]

    This international conference brings experts and early career researchers in the field of intercultural studies together to examine German literary, philosophical, scientific and visual presentations of cultures of the Asian and Pacific regions with the aim of making visible some historical connections between European self-criticism through the Foreign, on the one hand, and imperialist expansion and the degradation of the Foreign on the other.


  • Sessional Tutors: Expression of Interest open now[27 November 2017]

    The School of Languages and Cultures (SLC) currently has opportunities available for sessional tutors.