15 March 2013
2012 marked not only the release of the Hollywood film of the stage musical 'Les Misérables' but also the 150th anniversary of the original novel's publication, generating a surge of interest amongst academics and the public alike.
19 February 2013
A new recording of English language versions of songs by Léo Ferré, made by a researcher, Dr Peter Hawkins at the University of Bristol, aims to brings the work of this famous chanson artist to a wider audience in the UK.
25 January 2013
Dr Rowan Tomlinson, a lecturer in the Department of French was one of 30 women academics (out of 2000 applicants) selected to take part in a training day to present programmes on BBC TV and radio.
14 January 2013
With the stage musical of Les Misérables now a major Hollywood film, Dr Bradley Stephens was interviewed on BBC Radio Bristol about how Victor Hugo's much loved novel has been adapted.
4 October 2012
Call for papers
9 August 2012
The Mary Morrison prize for 2012 has been awarded to Katerina Velychko and the Michael Freeman prize has been awarded to Laura Robson.
27 April 2012
Hannah Scott awarded the Society of Dix-Neuviémistes Postgraduate Prize for 201
16 March 2012
The French Ambassador to Great Britain, His Excellency, Monsieur Bernard Emié, was a distinguished visitor to the University this week, meeting staff and students from across the faculties.
7 March 2012
His Excellency, Monsieur Bernard Emié, the French Ambassador to the UK, will be visiting on Wednesday 14 March. He will give a lecture and answer questions.