News - World Languages & Literatures
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
»William B. Fisher, World Language and Literatures, authored an article, "German Theories of Science Fiction: Jean Paul, Kurd Lasswitz, and After" that has been republished in the collection Vintage Visions: Essays on Early Science Fiction, Wesleyan Univer
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited to present the volume "La Settimana Rossa, 1914" by the Associazione di Storia Contemporanea in Senigallia, Italy, June 8. Boero wrote the chapter "The International Scenario."
»Elisa Satumo Paasche, World Languages and Literatures instructor, is a regular contributor to Osho News online magazine under the pseudonym Elisa Ramita.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Friday, June 20, 2014
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Monday, June 2, 2014
»William B. Fischer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave two presentations, “Language Teacher Preparation in Oregon” and “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Amazing and Appalling Language Textbooks of the Past, Present and Future,” at the Confedera
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “The Aesthetics of Keyboard Shortcuts” at the Latin American Studies Association annual conference in Chicago, May 21-24.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper “Buildungsroman and Detective Story in Giovanni Corona's novel This Brother of Mine” at the American Association for Italian Studies conference in Zurich, Switzerland, May 24.
Monday, May 26, 2014
»Jennifer R. Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper, titled “Meh. The Unmarked Jews of Nicolas Boindin's Le Port de Mer,” at the 2014 Conference of the North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature at Univ
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was elected president of the American Association of Teachers of Persian, the leading organization for teaching Persian nationwide.
Friday, May 23, 2014
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented on “Orhan Pamuk’s Istanbul” as part of the ongoing series A Day in the Life: Memoirs from the Middle East at the Multnomah County Central Library, May 6.
Monday, May 12, 2014
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored a book chapter, “The International Scenario: Eugene Debs, John Reed and Carlo Tresca — The Ludlow Massacre, The Welsh and The British Unions, 1913-1914,” for the volume La Settimana Rossa (Th
»Sarah Schoettler, World Languages and Literatures, chaired a session in which she presented a paper about “Student Self-Evaluations for Proficiency,” and was a panelist in the session “Promoting Innovation in World Language Instruction,” in which she pres