Events
Current Students Icon Current Students
Alumni Icon Alumni
Staff Icon Staff Intranet
Public Engagement Icon UCL Services
Feed icon

News

Rainbow flag on the Portico

Call for expressions of interest: Director of LGBTQ Research Network at UCL

UCL is seeking expressions of interest from members of staff at UCL in the position of Director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Research Network at UCL.
More...

Published: Jun 4, 2015 2:54:34 PM

Feed icon

Events

Dr Jorge Díaz-Cintas receives an award

Dr Jorge Diaz-Cintas receives an award by the Spanish Association of Audiovisual Translators. More...

Starts: May 8, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Books Before Towels: Germans on the Beach

Publication date: Apr 25, 2014 03:12 PM

Start: May 30, 2014 01:00 PM
End: May 30, 2014 02:00 PM

Location: Roberts G06, Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre, Roberts Building, Malet Place, London, WC1H 0AT

German beach chair

Time for a holiday? What will you be reading? Mererid Puw Davies offers highlights from the contemporary German literary scene and newly re-issued classic works: all of them entertaining, gripping or fortifying – and all in English translation.

Learn more about: Irmgard Keun’s ‘Weimar-era Bridget Jones’; Ingo Schulz’s humorous panorama of the post-reunification East; Daniel Kehlmann’s twin stories of the explorer Humboldt and the mathematician Gauss; Hans Keilson’s Dutch couple offering shelter to a Jew during the German occupation; and more. Find out what the well-read holidaymaker is packing this year.

Eventbrite - Books Before Towels: Germans on the Beach