News - World Languages & Literatures
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Monday, October 5, 2015
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “A Brief History of Gender Studies in the USA: 1970–Today” at the Conference of Contemporary History in Senigallia, Italy, June 13-14.
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "Mobility as Experiment" at the Transnational(ist) Mexico Conference at the University of Maryland, Sept. 26.
Monday, September 28, 2015
»Laureen Nussbaum, World Languages and Literatures emerita faculty, authored “Confrontations in the New World. Grete Weil’s 'Happy,’ sagte der Onkel (1968)” published in The Sophie Journal, Vol. 3, No. 1.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited by the Associazione Storica Contemporanea and by the Municipality of Montelparo-Fermo, Italy, to present on Italian Women and World War I. Her presentation is titled “Italian Women Intelle
»Jennifer R. Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “‘The Wandering Signifier’: Representing the Jew in Seventeenth-Century France” at the North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature meeting in Quebec, Canada, i
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “Writing a Language and Culture Textbook in the Twenty First Century” at the 21st annual conference of the North American Association of Celtic Language Teachers held in Po
Monday, September 21, 2015
Sunday, September 20, 2015
»The Confucius Institute at PSU offers non-credit Chinese language classes, private tutoring, taichi, and more.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “Annie Vivanti: Micro and Macro History between Two Centuries and Two Continents” at the American Association of Teachers of Italian conference “Jewish Studies in the Italian
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled "Epistolary Salvation: Whom Did Miyazawa Kenji Save by Preaching the Lotus Sutra?" at the 2015 International Lotus Sutra Seminar in Saitama, Japan, hosted by Rissho Kosei Kai, on
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Monday, May 18, 2015
»Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty; and Ken Ruoff, History faculty, received on behalf of the Center for Japanese Studies a $64,785 grant from the U.S.-Japan Foundation to support public programming on Japan for the 2015-16 academic yea
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored the article "Atopia e Melodramma" about the political implications of two mockumentaries: Voci d'Europa and Confini d'Europa, by Corso Salani. Her article can be found on Rivista Luci e Ombre