News - World Languages & Literatures
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Monday, February 2, 2015
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-authored En Avant! Beginning French, second edition, McGraw Hill Education, January 2015.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, and Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, appeared on a panel titled “Getting Respect: Comics Go to College” at Wizard World Comic Con in Portland, Jan. 23.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
»Portland Monthly: The French Coach, Fight Master, and Flamenco Dancer: on Whipping Carmen Into Shape
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Monday, January 12, 2015
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, lectured on Italian Cinema and Literature at the University of Split, Croatia, Dec. 16-18. She presented on directors Luigi Magni and Pupi Avati, and on writers-activists Anna Franchi and Leda Rafanel
»Anousha Sedighi, World Languages and Literatures faculty, chaired the annual meeting of the American Association of Teachers of Persian at the Middle East Studies Association conference in Washington, D.C., Nov. 22.
»Patricia Wetzel, World Languages and Literatures faculty, will be a visiting scholar to Rikkyo University in Tokyo for four weeks in June. She will collaborate on a joint project with faculty in the college of international communication.
Monday, January 5, 2015
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored “Readers and the Challenges of the Russian-English Dictionary” published in the online journal The Reading Matrix, Vol. 14, Issue 2.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented in absentia the paper “Annie Vivanti: History in Her Stories Between Two Continents and Two Centuries,” about Jewish Italian-British author Annie Vivanti and her political writings from 1910
Monday, December 15, 2014
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Ticket to Salvation Nichiren Buddhism in Miyazawa Kenji’s Ginga tetsudō no yoru" published in the Japanese Journal of Religious Studies, Vol. 42, Issue 2. The article discusses the subtext of Ja
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-presented "Designing Interactive Activities for Learning the Target Language Culture" at the 2014 Convention of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, San Antonio, Texas, No
»Eva Nunez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture "The Influence of Spanish around the World: Its History and Current Impact" at Walla Walla University, Nov. 20.
»Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a presentation titled "Activity Ideas for Advanced-Level Discourse" at the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages Annual Convention, San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 22.
Monday, November 24, 2014
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Pedestrian Ecology of Francis Alÿs" to the material research group, Stanford University, Nov. 11.
Monday, November 17, 2014
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, spoke about contemporary art during the International Education Week event “Emergent World Thought: Violence, Desire and the Revolutionary Body” at Babson College, Babson Park, Mass., Nov. 4.