News - World Languages & Literatures
Monday, May 2, 2016
»Timm Menke, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Erinnerungsarbeit am 20. Jahrhundert. Jenny Erpenbecks Roman ‘Aller Tage Abend’" published in Neophilologus, an international journal of modern and medieval language and literature, Vol. C, No
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literature and Theater + Film faculty, presented a paper titled "Salvo (2013) the New Mafia Genre in Italian Cinema" about the movie Salvo, at the seventh annual Film Symposium on New Trends in Modern and Contemp
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “Creating Online Content-based Material for Persian: Lessons Learned” at the 19th annual conference of the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages in Atlanta, April 24-26.
Monday, April 25, 2016
»Eva Núñez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Case of Caballo: Cracking the Confusion of b & v in the History of the Spanish Language," and gave the invited keynote "Language & Power: Biculturalism and the Discourse of Migration" at t
Monday, April 18, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty; and Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, had a $64,750 grant with the United States-Japan Foundation (New York) renewed for Portland State University’s Center for Japanese Studies in the College of Liberal Art
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
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Monday, February 29, 2016
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, served as a panelist at Wizard World Comic Portland Convention on the topic of "Comics Go to College" on Feb. 19.
»Angela Zagarella, World Languages and Literatures instructor, presented the paper "Sicilia, terra di approdo, transito e partenza" at the conference Sicilia: Language, Arte e Cultura at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Feb. 11.
Friday, February 19, 2016
Monday, February 15, 2016
»Laurence Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, received a $2,500 mini grant from the Japan Foundation of Los Angeles on behalf of the Center for Japanese Studies. It will support of the upcoming English-language kabuki performances of “Revenge
»Inger M. Olsen, World Languages and Literatures faculty, penned a review of Petie Kladstrup's book In the Presence of Forever: The Story of the White Dove. The review was published in The Bridge, Journal of the Danish American Heritage Society, Vol. 38, N
Monday, February 8, 2016
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored a chapter, "Studi Di Genere: Quattro Riviste Storiche Negli Stati Uniti" (Gender Studies: Four Historic Reviews in the U.S.) published in the book Dodici Passi Nella Storia (Twelve Steps in H
Monday, February 1, 2016
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, delivered a paper titled "A Photographic Memory: Photographs of the Red Army Faction in German Film" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association conference in Portland, Nov. 6
Monday, January 25, 2016
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled "Reading and Discussion Activities for the Introductory Literature Class" at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European La
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Cinema and Memory Studies; Now, Then, and Tomorrow," published in the Routledge International Handbook of Memory Studies.
Monday, January 11, 2016