M. Aversa farewell

/ People

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.

/ Research

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.
Pragmatics and Translation

/ Research

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,…

/ Doctorate/PhD

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).

/ People

Ridvan Askin promoted to Privatdozent


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.

/ Research, Events

Call for Papers: "Interdisciplinary Symposium: Decolonial Imaginaries in Literary and Urban Studies"

9–10 November 2023, University of Basel

Ina Habermann receives SNSF project grant

Project title: "SwissBritNet: Swiss-British cultural exchange and knowledge networks 1600-1780"