“Der Golem” – Feature on ARTE

On Sunday, 23 September at 17.35 the German-French TV channel ARTE will be airing the 1-hour programme Golem: Die Legende vom Menschen (The Legend of the Human) with contributions from Dr Cathy Gelbin (Manchester University). The film accompanies the new…

Young Translator of the Year Competition

Know a talented linguist born in 1999? Today the European Commission launches ‘Juvenes Translatores‘, its annual competition to find the young translator of the year. Students can choose to translate a text from any of the EU’s 24 official languages…

Translation Workshop for Teachers

An opportunity to meet with other German teachers and consider what translation is, what makes it difficult for students and discuss techniques and teaching strategies. The workshop will be led by translator and academic Lyn Marven (Liverpool University) and take…