The Centre provides a context to draw together work on ‘Translating Cultures’ within the University. We interpret translating cultures broadly and explore migrations, border-crossing, exile, diaspora, adaptation, intermediality and multimedia from the 1100s to the present day.
The rapid expansion of China and its appetite for internationalisation needs to be understood through the perspective of cultural diversification and global interaction. The centre provides an innovative perspective of seeing China not only as a geographic region, but importantly as a non-European epistemology.
The Centre aims to consolidate and enhance the visibility of Latin American studies (broadly conceived) as a growing field of study at the University of Exeter, and provide a platform to draw together the existing, but fragmented, expertise in Latin America in various departments of the University of Exeter.