News - World Languages & Literatures
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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Friday, May 29, 2015
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
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Diachronic Hispanic Linguistics" at University of California, Davis, on May 8.
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "Persian in Use: An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture" at the 18th annual conference of the National Council of Less Commonly Taught Languages held in Washington D.C., April 24-
Monday, May 4, 2015
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-organized the conference Radical Increments: Toward New Platforms of Engaging Iraqi Studies at Columbia University in New York City, April 25-26.
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored Persian in Use: An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture, published by Leiden University Press.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
»Two Applied Linguistics students awarded competitive Critical Language Scholarships from the State Department
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, published "Mario Bellatin: Literature and the Data Imaginary" in the Revista de Estudios Hispánicos.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Diachronic Applications in Hispanic Linguistics" at California State University, Los Angeles, April 10.
Monday, April 13, 2015
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, published a translation of William Stafford's poem "At the Un-National Monument along the Canadian Border" in Kitap-lik, one of Turkey's foremost literary journals. Basci's translation will also be inc
Monday, April 6, 2015
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literature faculty, wrote a book review titled "Vas-Deyres, Natacha. Ces Français qui ont écrit demaine: Utopie, anticipation et science-fiction au XXè siècle," published in The French Review, Vol. 88, No. 3.
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "Indexical Maps: Teresa Margolles and Francis Alÿs" at the annual conference of the American Comparative Literature Association in Seattle, March 28.
Monday, March 30, 2015