Live Event: Creative Multilingualism

btle katrin kohl and rajinder dudrah

 

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Languages Week

Part of the Humanities Cultural Programme, one of the founding stones for the future
Stephen A. Schwarzman Centre for the Humanities.

 

https://www.youtube.com/embed/pQcLaDSIorU

 

Live Event: Thursday 4th June 2020, 5.00pm-6.00pm

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Katrin Kohl (Medieval and Modern Languages) and Rajinder Dudrah (Professor of Cultural Studies and Creative Industries, Birmingham City University) in conversation about Creative Multilingualism

 

Full event details to follow. 

 

Biographies:

Katrin Kohl is a Professor of German at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on German poetry, on poetics and rhetoric, and on the theory and practice of metaphor. She is currently Principal Investigator for the AHRC-funded research programme Creative Multilingualism and leads the project The Creative Power of Metaphor.  https://www.jesus.ox.ac.uk/people/professor-katrin-kohl

 

Rajinder Dudrah is Professor of Cultural Studies and Creative Industries at Birmingham City University.  He has researched and published widely across film, media and cultural studies.  He is currently Co-Investigator for the AHRC-funded research programme Creative Multilingualism and leads the projects Languages in the Creative Economy and Slanguages. https://www.bcu.ac.uk/media/research/research-staff/rajinder-dudrah