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13:10 - 13:55 30 November 2017

#trending – Language brokers, not stock brokers: young people as traders of culture


Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

When young people migrate to a new country, they often learn the local language rapidly and inevitably begin to translate on behalf of their family. These ‘child language brokers’ translate far more than words. In Dr Iqbal’s lecture, we enter their worlds and explore how they navigate different cultural and social systems.


Emma Wade


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