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  • Victoria University's Jean Anderson and Luo Hui with guest presenter from Monash University, Brian Nelson.

    Visit from Emeritus Professor Brian Nelson

    Last week, the School of Languages and Cultures and the New Zealand Centre for Literary Translation / Te Tumu Whakawhiti Tuhinga o Aotearoa had the pleasure of welcoming Emeritus Professor Brian Nelson for the Centre's Annual Lecture 2017.

  • A wooden door with an open sign on it.

    Japanese vacancy for 2018

    The School of Languages and Cultures is hiring now for 2018—could it be you? Apply now!

  • Dr Marco Sonzogni and Tim Smith with their new book, To Hell and Back, an anthology of Dante's Inferno.

    New book delves into Dante's Inferno, and back

    Victoria University of Wellington got a head start on International Translation Day with a public reading of a new and unique translation compilation of Dante's 14th century literary masterpiece, Inferno.

  • A group of people working together at a table with a book, pen, laptop and coffee cup.

    Enhancing the language learning journey

    It's been a busy time for the School of Languages and Cultures with initiatives to improve the language learning journey for both students and teachers.

  • A picture of the UN sustainable development goals.

    18 ways to make a better world

    The United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals should make more room for culture, writes Victoria University’s Marco Sonzogni for Newsroom.