News - World Languages & Literatures
Monday, February 20, 2017
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk, “Translation as Literary Authorship in Rewritings of Guy de Maupassant by Tolstoi, Bunin, and Babel,” at the 2017 conference of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and Ea
Monday, February 13, 2017
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored the chapter "The Use and the Abuse of the Classic Fragment: The Case of Genoa and Sculptor Eugenio Baroni published in the volume TOTalitarian ARTs: The Visual Arts, Fascism(s) and Mass-socie
Monday, January 30, 2017
»Patricia Wetzel, World Languages and Literature emerita faculty, presented an invited lecture, “Aristotle meets Sei Shonagon: Figures of Speech in Japanese Advertising,” at the University of Pittsburgh’s National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, Jan. 2
Monday, January 23, 2017
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk entitled "I'm a Professional Storyteller: Writing the Picaresque Self in Viktor Shklovsky's Sentimental Journey" at the international conference 100 Years of Ostranenie at the Univer
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an essay entitled “Reading Mayakovsky in São Paulo: Boris Schnaiderman and the Legacy of Russian Studies in Brazil” published in NewsNet: News of the Association for Slavic, East Europe
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, "Not Exactly a Christmas Story," about 19th century Italian writer and activist Antonietta Torriani and her socio-political novels, published in the book Storie di Natale, by I ma
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Junghee Lee, Art faculty, received a $108,000 grant from the Korea Foundation to support a fixed-term instructorship in Korean Studies for three years.
Monday, January 9, 2017
»Jonah Eleweke, World Languages and Literatures instructor, co-authored "Challenges of Empowering People with Disabilities in Nigeria for National Development" published in the Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 122-138.
Sunday, December 4, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, chaired the panel "Audiences, Circuits, and Contested Identities in Film and Television from the Middle East" in the Middle East Studies Association annual meeting held in Boston, Nov. 19.
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a poster, "A Photographic Memory: The Construction of Historical Memory in German Film," at the Women in German Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada, Oct. 13-16.
»William J. Comer, World Languages and Literatures faculty, co-presented the webinar "Striking a Balance: Input, Vocabulary and Grammar in Teaching Russian" for the American Council of Teachers of Russian on Nov. 3.
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk, "The Cuban Revolution Through Soviet Eyes: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea's The Twelve Chairs and Mikhail Kalatozov's I am Cuba," at the annual convention of the Association for Slavic, East
»Sandra Freels, World Languages and Literatures emerita faculty, and Anna Alsufieva, World Languages and Literature faculty, co-wrote a book chapter, “Adding Breadth to the Undergraduate Curriculum: Flagship Approaches to Interdisciplinary Learning,” in th
»Jennifer Perlmutter, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, “A Seductress Constructed: The Female Jewish Moneylender in Regnard’s Le joueur,” published in The French Review, Vol. 90.1, pp. 136-46, October 2016.
Monday, November 21, 2016
»Carrie Collenberg-Gonzalez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, delivered a paper, "People on Sunday or Who Owns the World?" at the California State University Long Beach Brecht/Kleist Conference, Long Beach, Calif., Sept. 28-29.
»Annabelle Dolidon, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "The Utopian Spaceship in Sylvie Lainé's 'Carte Blanche'" at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association, Pasadena, Calif., Nov. 13.
Monday, November 14, 2016