The IRC is one of two research centres associated with the Departmant of Languages and Intercultural Studies (LINCS) at Heriot-Watt University. Below you can view the latest news about what's going on in LINCS or you can visit their website

  • Metaphor translation workshop: online event

    May 9 2022 | 06:01 am

    Are you a language student or professional interested in exploring new theory and practice in the field of metaphor translation? The Department of Languages and Intercultural Studies at Heriot-Watt University invites you to participate in a 1-day metaphor translation workshop[…]

  • JUSTISIGNS 2 project

    May 4 2022 | 05:49 am

    Supporting deaf female victims of domestic, sexual and gender-based violence By Jemina Napier & Lucy Clark See link to this blogpost in British Sign Language (BSL): Following on from our last v/blogpost, in this v/blogpost Jemina Napier and Lucy Clark[…]

  • Applied English, Translation & Interpreting Summer School

    Apr 11 2022 | 05:25 am

    The LINCS summer school is back! This year we will be offering the following courses in translation and interpreting: 1. English Translation Summer School – On campus: 25-29 July 2022 2. Introduction to Interpreting Summer School – Online: 15-19 August[…]