News - World Languages & Literatures
Sunday, December 4, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, chaired the panel "Audiences, Circuits, and Contested Identities in Film and Television from the Middle East" in the Middle East Studies Association annual meeting held in Boston, Nov. 19.
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a poster, "A Photographic Memory: The Construction of Historical Memory in German Film," at the Women in German Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada, Oct. 13-16.
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-presented the webinar "Striking a Balance: Input, Vocabulary and Grammar in Teaching Russian" for the American Council of Teachers of Russian on Nov. 3.
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk, "The Cuban Revolution Through Soviet Eyes: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea's The Twelve Chairs and Mikhail Kalatozov's I am Cuba," at the annual convention of the Association for Slavic, East
»Sandra Freels, World Languages and Literatures emerita faculty, and Anna Alsufieva, World Languages and Literature faculty, co-wrote a book chapter, “Adding Breadth to the Undergraduate Curriculum: Flagship Approaches to Interdisciplinary Learning,” in th
»Jennifer Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, “A Seductress Constructed: The Female Jewish Moneylender in Regnard’s Le joueur,” published in The French Review, Vol. 90.1, pp. 136-46, October 2016.
Monday, November 21, 2016
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, delivered a paper, "People on Sunday or Who Owns the World?" at the California State University Long Beach Brecht/Kleist Conference, Long Beach, Calif., Sept. 28-29.
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Utopian Spaceship in Sylvie Lainé's 'Carte Blanche'" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, Pasadena, Calif., Nov. 13.
Monday, November 14, 2016
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, delivered a paper entitled "The Personal is Political: Photographs in The Legend of Paul and Paula (1973)" at the German Studies Association Annual Conference, San Diego, Calif., Sept. 2
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a lecture entitled "In Search of the Iraqi Other: Ethno-Religious Identities in Post-2003 Iraqi Literature" at Reed College, Portand, Oct. 27.
Monday, November 7, 2016
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a guest lecture entitled "Film and Television in the Remaking of the Turkish Nation (2000-2010)" as part of the Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations' Fall 2016 lecture series on We
Monday, October 31, 2016
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, chaired a panel entitled "Problematic Politics in Japanese Literature and Manga" at the annual meeting of the Southwest Conference of Asian Studies in San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 14. He also presented a pape
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored a book review of Bertolucci. Il Cinema, La Letteratura. Il Caso “Prima della Rivoluzione [Bertolucci: Cinema and Literature, "Before the Revolution"],” by Alessandro Marini. The review appear
Monday, October 24, 2016
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper entitled "Viaggio in una Sardegna Intima: Prosa e Poesia di Giovanni Corona (A Voyage to the Intimate Sardinia of Giovanni Corona - His Prose and his Poetry)” at the VII Convegno A
»Laurence Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a lecture, “How the Danjuros Created Kabuki Super-heroes—from Humiliation to Innovation” as part of Portland State of Mind at PSU on Oct. 20.
Monday, October 17, 2016
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the paper entitled "Postmodern Ruins in Contemporary Italian Literature: Acciaio (Steel) by S. Avallone" at the XII Convegno AIPI “La Stessa Goccia nel Fiume” – “Il Futuro del Passato.” Gli
Monday, October 10, 2016
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented the volume Le pietre della Nazione (The Stones of a Nation), by Irene Manzi and Marco Severini, about the Roman Republic of 1849 and its innovative constitution, at the Libreria Iobook, Seni
»Eva Núñez, World Language and Literatures faculty, edited Diachronic Applications in Hispanic Linguistics, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK.
Monday, October 3, 2016