News - World Languages & Literatures
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
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, “Theoretical Approach in a Case of Diachronic Phonetism: Betacism and its Repercussions in Modern Spanish,” published in the International Journal of the Linguistic Association of th
»Dirgham H. Sbait, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article titled "'Ataba" (A concise definition of the genre of 'Ataba as extemporized-sung by Lebanese, Palestinian, and Syrian Arab folk poet-singers in vernacular Arabic, in various j
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literatures instructor, authored an article, “Nino Manfredi and the Hero’s journey of Joseph Campbell,” published in the third edition of Luci e Ombre, a periodical specialized in Italian cinema, Bloomington, Uni
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented at the Sant’Anna Institute of Languages and Cultures in Sorrento, Italy, July 24. Her lecture focused on the film The Great Beauty (La Grande Bellezza) by Paolo Sorrentino, 2014 Academy Awar
»Timm Menke, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented “‘We are not amused.’ Arno Schmidts Selbstpositionierung im Kanon der westdeutschen Literatur” at Arno Schmidt und der Kanon, University of Bremen, Germany, September 2014.
Monday, September 29, 2014
»Jennifer R. Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, received a grant to participate in an National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute titled "Representations of the 'Other:' Jews in Medieval England" that took place at the Oxford C
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored a book titled Late Book Culture in Argentina, published by Bloomsbury, 2014.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, chaired a session and presented a paper, "Mapping the Geography of Humans in Vasco Pratolini's Novel The Neighborhood" for the conference Tuscan Territories: Rural-Urban, Monash University, Prato Cent
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
»William B. Fisher, World Language and Literatures, authored an article, "German Theories of Science Fiction: Jean Paul, Kurd Lasswitz, and After" that has been republished in the collection Vintage Visions: Essays on Early Science Fiction, Wesleyan Univer
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, was invited to present the volume "La Settimana Rossa, 1914" by the Associazione di Storia Contemporanea in Senigallia, Italy, June 8. Boero wrote the chapter "The International Scenario."