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23 Oct 2023
In memoriam Marianne Beatrice Aversa-Muscheid (1939-2023)
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Marianne Beatrice Aversa-Muscheid at the age of 83.
26 Sep 2023
New publication by Dr. Olena Dubenko
in the volume presenting a collection of papers from the conference "Translation Studies in Ukraine as an Integral Part of the European Context" held in Bratislava on May 12–13, 2022.
22 Sep 2023
Edited collection on “Pragmatics and Translation”
Miriam Locher, Daria Dayter and Thomas Messerli are happy to announce the appearance of this edited volume which presents innovative research on the interface between pragmatics and translation. Taking a broad understanding of translation,…
14 Sep 2023
Start-up Grants, CHF 30,000 each: Call for Applications
The Doctoral Programme in Literary Studies of the University of Basel calls for applications for two one-year start-up grants of CHF 30,000 (start: 1 April 2024).
04 Aug 2023
Ridvan Askin promoted to Privatdozent
16 Jul 2023
Students of English feature in university's 'shortED' explainer videos
Anna Püntener and Rachael Moorthy-Mäder feature in two of the first three short videos realised by the university's New Media Centre wherein students explain topics from their field of study.
28 Jun 2023
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Call for Papers: "Interdisciplinary Symposium: Decolonial Imaginaries in Literary and Urban Studies"
9–10 November 2023, University of Basel
23 May 2023
Ina Habermann receives SNSF project grant
Project title: "SwissBritNet: Swiss-British cultural exchange and knowledge networks 1600-1780"
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