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  • ‘Ich bin ein Migrant’ – Meet our Star Student Writers and Authors

    Award-winning authors, Anja Tuckermann (Berlin) and Ulrike Ulrich (Zurich), will take part in the celebration on 1 March 2017 for the winners of this year’s German writing competition. Submissions for the 3rd annual writing challenge for learners and lovers of German, organised by the IMLR... read more

  • Cross-Language Dynamics Project Opportunities at the IMLR

    In connection with the OWRI AHRC-funded interdisciplinary project, the IMLR is now offering Visiting Fellowships in the field of languages and communities, as well as a Doctoral Studentship in the Culture of Latin American communities in the UK. The research will feed into the ‘Cross-... read more

  • Award of Bithell Prizes

    The Bithell Prizes for 2016 have been awarded to Alyson Richens and Stephanie Homer. The Alice Emily Bithell Prize, for the best performance in the modern literature papers of the University of London's BA examination, was awarded to Alyson Richens, who completed a BA Honours degree... read more

  • 2017-18 Annual Visiting Fellowships Competition Now Open

    The IMLR's annual Fellowships competition offers opportunities for visiting scholars, with or without funding, to conduct research into any field relevant to the work of the Institute. Up to fifteen Visiting Fellowships/Scholarships are available for 2017-18 on a non-stipendiary basis, tenable... read more

  • 'Writing and the West German Protest Movements' Now Available

    The latest volume in the Institute's 'imlr books' series is now available.  The 1960s protest movements marked an astonishing moment for West Germany. They developed a political critique, but are above all distinctive for their emphasis on culture and the symbolic. Reading and... read more