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Undergraduates

Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics

 

Resources and reading lists for prospective students

Modern and Medieval Languages听

see also History and Modern Languages听补苍诲 Linguistics


Books

  • The Language Instinct - Steven Pinker听
  • A Concise History of [X Country] published by 澳门六合彩开奖记录 University Press
  • French/German/Italian/Russian/Spanish Literature: A Very Short Introduction published by Oxford University Press

General books: see Authors for language specific recommendations of literature (and film)听


Journals/articles

For newspapers in other languages, see links below in websites section


Authors

French

罢别虫迟:听Albert Camus 尝鈥櫭﹖谤补苍驳别谤, Fran莽oise Sagan Bonjour tristesse, Joseph Joffo Un sac de billes.听

Film: Jean-Luc Godard A bout de souffle, Mathieu Kassovitz La Haine, Laurent Cantet Entre les murs.

German

Text: Franz Kafka Die Verwandlung, Friedrich D眉rrenmatt Der Besuch der alten Dame, Bernhard Schlink Der Vorleser.听

Films: Wolfgang Becker Goodbye, Lenin!, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Das Leben derAnderen, Marc Rothemund Sophie Scholl Die letzten Tage.

Italian

Text: Italo Svevo La coscienca di Zeno, Primo Levi Se questo 猫 un uomo, Natalia Ginzburg Lessico famigliare.听

Films: Vittorio di Sica Ladri di bicicletta, Federico Fellini La dolce vita, Matteo Gorrone Gomorrah.

Portuguese

Text: Jos茅 Saramago A viagem do elefante, Lygia Fagundes Telles Antes do Baile Verde, Lu铆s Bernardo Honwana, N贸s mat谩mos o c茫o tinhoso.

Films: Margarida Cardoso, A costa dos murm煤rios, Walter Salles Central do Brasil, Fernando Mereilles and K谩tia Lund Cidade de Deus.

Russian

Text: Natalia Baranskaia A week like any other, short stories by Alexander Pushkin, Nikolai Gogol Revizor.听

Films: Andrey Zvyagintsev Leviathan, Sergei Bodrov Prisoner of the Mountains, Andrei Tarkovskii Ivan鈥檚 childhood.

Spanish

Text: Federico Garc铆a Lorca La casa de Bernarda Alba, Gabriel Garc铆a M谩rquez Cr贸nica de una muerte anunciada, Isabel Allende La casa de los esp铆ritus.

Films: Guillermo del Toro El laberinto del fauno, Pedro Almod贸var Volver, Sebasti谩n Leilo Una mujer fant谩stica.


Websites

General

  • 听- language-learning app

French

  • - Actualit茅s et Infos en France et dans le monde听
  • - Actualit茅 en direct et informations en continu
  • S茅ries Films en replay ou en direct听补苍诲 - French TV channels
  • - one of Senegal's main daily papers
  • - French Canadian news

German

  • Online resources for German - Dozens of links to newspapers, videos, podcasts, museum and cultural institutions, dictionaries and much more!听
  • - Online-Nachrichten听

Italian

  • - Ultime Notizie听
  • 听- Italian TV听
  • - Italian TV听
  • - Italian radio
  • 鈥 newspaper听
  • 鈥 newspaper听
  • - Italian places of interest听

Portuguese

  • - Brazilian comedy group (with English subititles)听
  • 听- Portugal newspaper听
  • - Portugal newspaper听
  • - Brazil newspaper听
  • - Brazil newspaper听
  • 听- Portuguese TV and radio听
  • - Brazilian TV and radio

Russian

  • - news听
  • 鈥 news听
  • - news听
  • 听- films, many with English subtitles听

Spanish

  • : short clips featuring everyday conversations with speakers from various Spanish-speaking countries.听
  • : short clips featuring examples of Spanish from different parts of Spain and Latin America
  • : podcasts of Spanish speakers in a variety of situations, discussing a range of topics. With transcripts.听
  • : listen to your favourite music while listening to Spanish and improving your listening skills and vocabulary.听
  • : links to all daily papers in the Hispanic world.听
  • 听Televisi贸n espa帽ola - Spanish TV听

Video

See website links above听

Other

  • language films and series听
  • -听films in many languages

History and Modern Languages


Books


Journals/articles

  • : BBC History Magazine & BBC World Histories Magazine听
  • : el peri贸dico global听
  • - Actualit茅s et Infos en France et dans le monde听
  • - Actualit茅 en direct et informations en continu
  • | Online-Nachrichten
  • - one of Senegal's main daily papers
  • 听鈥 French Canadian news听
  • - Ultime Notizie听
  • , Portugal newspaper听
  • , Portugal newspaper听
  • , Brazil newspaper听
  • , Brazil newspaper听
  • - news听
  • 鈥 news听
  • - news听
  • : links to all daily papers in the Hispanic world

Websites

  • : British History in-depth听
  • 听- language-learning app
  • - Dictionnaire des synonymes听
  • S茅ries Films en replay ou en direct听
  • - Netflix

Video

- department video (YouTube)


Podcasts


Linguistics

See the听Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics Preliminary Reading list