Romanian in Oxford: Celebrating ten years of the Romanian lectorate
A celebration of ten years of the Romanian lectorate in Oxford was held on 17 May at Trinity College. Speakers included our distinguished guests the Romanian Ambassador, Her Excellency Mme Laura Popescu; the Director of the Institute of the Romanian Language, Prof. Daiana Cuibus; Prof. Adina Dragomirescu (Romanian Academy and University of Bucharest); and Prof. Alexandru Nicolae (Romanian Academy and University of Bucharest). We heard talks too from local Romanian specialists Prof. Martin Maiden, Dr Oana Uță Bărbulescu, and Mr Fabian Helmrich. Warm thanks to all of them for an enjoyable and highly informative event.
An exhibition Romanian in Oxford is open in the Voltaire Room of the Taylor Institution Library from 15 May until 9 June.