News - World Languages & Literatures
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.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literature faculty, presented "Morphological Ergativity and Ergative Languages in Contact with Spanish" and chaired the panel “Diachronic Spanish Linguistics” at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association annual con
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literature faculty, presented a paper titled "Teaching Italian: Culture and Stereotypes as Starting Point" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association annual conference in Riverside, Calif., Nov. 2.
Monday, November 10, 2014
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "Moralopolis: Dystopie Facho-Féministe Contre les Technosciences" at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association annual convention, Boise, Idaho, Oct. 9-11.
»Confucius Institute at PSU offers test for the International Chinese Language Teachers Certificate on Nov. 23
Monday, November 3, 2014
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article titled "Woodrow Wilson tra Pacifismo, Interventismo e Repressione" published in Storia Contemporanea, Vol. 5, Aras Edizioni srl, Fano (PU), Italy. Boero would like to thank colleag
Monday, October 20, 2014
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, edited and wrote the foreword of "Epistolario come romanzo di se' e degli altri" in Epistolario by Giovanni Corona, Trento: Edizioni del Faro.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Linguistic Influence of Arabic in Spanish" at Reed College on Oct. 11. The lecture was sponsored by the college's Spanish, linguistics and history departments.
»Lina Gomaa-Moulds, World Languages and Literatures instructor, received full certification as an oral proficiency interview tester of Arabic.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
»Dr. Marion Goldman, PCPH Scholar in Residence, leads two courses in London on Social Movements and Spirituality in the UK (Spring 2015)
Monday, October 13, 2014
»Suwako Watanabe and Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, received a two-year Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language grant from the U.S. Department of Education to develop online learning modules for advanced learners
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited presentation on Eugene Debs, Carlo Tresca and Robert Blatchford and the role of unions before World War I. The invitation came from the municipality of Castelbellino, province of Ancon
Monday, October 6, 2014