Sussex Centre for Language Studies


Orientalism and Sexuality: Sir Richard Burton’s ‘Plain and Literal’ Translation of the Arabian Nights

Thursday 17 October from 17:00 until 18:30
Language Learning Centre (Arts A)
SCLS Language and Culture Seminar
Dr Feras Alkabani

Tracing Orientalist depictions of Arab-Islamic sexuality in European art & literature with a particular focus on translations of the Arabian Nights.

Russian (bread) Matters

Friday 18 October from 17:00 until 18:00
Language Learning Centre, Arts A
Russian and East European seminar series
Andrew Whitley

Andrew spent a year abroad in Russia in the late Sixties, as part of his degree in Russian from Sussex. His career was inspired by Russian bread...

Masters and PhD Open Evening

Wednesday 20 November from 18:00 until 20:00

The Masters and PhD Open Evening on 20 November will give you the opportunity to meet academics, postgraduate students, and find out about funding.

See also our pages with details of past and future events in our various seminar series.