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Immerse yourself in a multilingual world, with music, theatre, language tasters and interactive art. Awaken your inner linguist!

Join Creative Multilingualism after hours in the Ashmolean Museum as we celebrate all things multilingual. Learn to speak another language, help to translate Harry Potter, watch as we build the world and bring it to life, dance to multilingual music, write your name in Elvish, and much more…

Tickets are FREE but there is limited availability so book now to avoid disappointment. Click here to book your ticket.

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Read our blog post to find out more about LinguaMania and how it links to our research. Click here.


Bitesize talks at Linguamania will include:

Scott Hale - 'Bilingualism and the Internet'

Wen-Chin Ouyang - 'Blue and White Chinese Wares'

Professor Elleke Boehmer (Director of TORCH) - Book reading from 'Shouting in the Dark'

Andy Gosler - 'Bird Names'

Heinrike Lähnemann (Professor of German Literature and Linguistics) - 'Medieval Germany'


Creative Multilingualism

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Audience: Open to all