News - World Languages & Literatures
Monday, March 10, 2014
»Kimberly Atwill, World Languages and Literatures adjunct faculty, authored an article, “Beginning English Literacy Development and Achievement Among Spanish-Speaking Children in Arizona's English-Only Classrooms: A Four-Year, Two-Cohort Longitudinal Study
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited by Association of Teachers of Japanese in Oregon to give a lecture, “Chado — Japanese Tea Ceremony — as a Treasure House of Culture Learning,” at the Confederation in Oregon for Languag
Monday, March 3, 2014
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article about the Irish and Italian diaspora, “The Long Walk to Hibernia: The Italian Immigration to Ireland Diasporas, Traveling Nations, and Traveling Communities in ‘Chippers’ by Nino T
»Craig Epplin, Isabel Jaén, Lina Quiroga and Robert Sanders, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a panel discussion titled “Culture, Heritage, and Spanish at PSU” at the 2014 Confederation in Oregon for Language Teaching Conference at Pacifi
Monday, February 24, 2014
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a talk titled "Istanbul: the Imagined City" for a panel on Envisioning Urban Istanbul, held at the University of Oregon in Portland, Feb. 12.
Monday, February 10, 2014
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literature faculty, is collaborating with the online magazine Osho News as a translator, translating the article “Singing Is Your Birthright,” published Jan. 30.
Monday, February 3, 2014
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Katya Amato and Susan Kirtley, English faculty, served as panelists at the Wizard World Portland Comic Con convention on the topic “Getting Respect: Comics Go to College,” Jan. 23-25.
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, participated in the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages-American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages workshop, held to annotate the proficiency guidelines for Turkish language
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Monday, January 6, 2014
»Kimberly Atwill, World Languages and Literatures, authored a chapter, “The Many Possible Roles for Technology in the Reading-Writing Connection,” published in Teaching Reading and Writing: Improving Instruction and Student Achievement, Paul H. Brookes Pub
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
»Timm Menke, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Arno Schmidt und Martin Walser: Eine intrikate Beziehung. Vier Thesen," published in in the journal Bargfelder Bote: Materialien zum Werk Arno Schmidts, December 2013.
Monday, November 25, 2013
»Eva Núñez-Méndez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was elected to be a member of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association executive committee for a two-year term, 2013-15.
Monday, November 18, 2013
»Jennifer R. Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, titled “Knowledge, Authority, and the Bewitching Jew in Early Modern France,” published in Jewish Social Studies, Vo. 19, No.1, 2012.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literature faculty, chaired the panel “Diachronic Applications in Spanish Linguistics” and presented “A Case Study in the Confusion of Bilabial and Labiodental Sounds in Spanish” at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language As
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented her paper, “The Exilic and the Other: Iraqi Fiction in Diaspora and the Discursive Reenactment of Ethno-Religious Identities,” at the Arabic Literature: Migration, Diaspora, Exile, Estran
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Monday, November 4, 2013
»Enrique Cortez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored “Canon, Hispanismo y Literatura Colonial: El Inca Garcilaso en el Proyecto de Historia Literaria de Marcelino Menéndez Pelayo,” published in Modern Languages Notes (Hispanic Issue), Vol. 12
Monday, October 28, 2013
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and alumnus Joana Tasi co-authored “The Expression of Wish in both Spanish and Albanian: A Comparative Linguistic Study of the Subjunctive and Optative Moods” published in Revista de Estudios Hispanicos