News - World Languages & Literatures
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Monday, June 6, 2016
»Russian language professor wins 2016 "Access to Language Education" award for creating web-based textbook
Monday, May 23, 2016
»Eva Núñez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Language Change: Spanish & its Evolution" at the University of California Santa Cruz department of language and applied linguistics, May 11.
Monday, May 16, 2016
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “Italian Women Who Made a Difference”—a book presentation about two volumes on Italian activists: Dieci Donne by Marco Severini and Dodici Passi Nella Storia by various authors—at the Hollyw
»Eva Núñez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Diachronic Applications to Spanish" at California State University, Monterey Bay, School of World Languages & Cultures, May 11.
»Inger M. Olsen, World Languages and Literatures faculty, participated in the 106th annual meeting of the Society for Advancement of Scandinavian Study in New Orleans, La., April 28-30. She presented a paper titled "From the 'Detective Novel of Manners' to
Monday, May 9, 2016
»Eva Núñez, Word Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Diachronic Approaches to the Evolution of Spanish" at University of California - Berkeley department of Spanish and Portuguese, April 28.
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.