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English Assistantship Programme

For all UWI-registered students interested in teaching English in France in 2020-

DMLL Research Notes

DMLL Research Notes Issue No. 5 (2018) is out! Visit the main page of DMLL Research Notes for earlier issues. DMLL Research Notes is a compilation which aims to present highlights of the multiplicity of research work which is taking place in the DMLL, at all levels - from undergraduate to Professor.


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Postgraduate Research Seminars

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Spotlight on Modern Languages and Linguistics

Spotlight on Modern Languages and Linguistics aims to highlight the wealth of research work carried out in the Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics at The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.

We follow this vibrant team of dedicated staff through their insightful comments on teaching and research in Modern Languages and Linguistics in the Caribbean. Click on the photos or on our staff members' names to view the video interview.

Annual Events

Our annual events include the following:

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Regular Events

Monthly Staff Seminar Series

On the first Friday of every month, staff members of the Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics and the Department of Literary, Cultural and Communication Studies present their research in progress. This is series of regular, informal lunchtime meetings serving as a forum for academic staff to share and discuss aspects of their ongoing research with colleagues. We have heard from Dr Godfrey Steele, Dr Louis Regis, Dr Nicole Roberts and Ryan Durgasingh and Dr Giselle Rampaul, Rómulo Guédez, Dr Jo-Anne Ferreira, Dr Ben Braithwaite, and Dr Gabrielle Hezekiah. Go to our Monthly Staff Seminar Series page for more details of titles, abstracts (where available), dates and venues.

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