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Robert Barsky discusses Undocumented Immigrants on Planète Terre, France Culture / CERIUM

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Congratulations to Lynn Ramey for her recent publications, invited lectures and workshops, and grant awards:

Publications Black Legacies: “Race” and the European Middle Ages. (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014). Paperback edition: July 2016. Ramey, Lynn, and Rebecca Panter. “Collaborative Storytelling in Unity3D: Creating Scalable Long-Term Projects for Humanists.” Interactive Storytelling. Ed. H. Schoenau-Fog et al. Vol. 9445. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer-Verlag, 2015: 357–60. Invited Lectures and Workshops:...... KEEP READING

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Vanderbilt in France Information Sessions to be held during the week of Feb. 1st-5th

Maite Monchal, Director of Vanderbilt if France will be on campus during the week of February 1st – 5th to speak with students interested in studying abroad in southern France.  Click here to find a list of days, times and places to meet Maite and hear more about the programs. Monday, Feb. 1st 6pm – 7pm...... KEEP READING

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Professor Barsky talk at the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, Yale Law School on February 25th.

Professor Barsky will be giving a talk at the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, Yale Law School Center for International Human Rights, on February 25th. The talk is entitled “”Dirt, Filth, Infection, and Border Crossings: Rendering Human Beings ‘illegal’ and ‘foreign’”.... KEEP READING

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Bob Barsky has published a Commentary in Fortune Magazine on the recent Court of Appeals ruling on Immigration

  What the Legal Setbacks on Obama’s Immigration Plans Say About the Grey Areas of U.S. Border Patrol COMMENTARY by Robert F. Barsky NOVEMBER 13, 2015 10:27 AM EST SEE ARTICLE... KEEP READING

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French Embassy now accepting applications for teaching assistants

TEACHING ASSISTANT PROGRAM IN FRANCE Work in France for 7 months teaching English to French students! Program Dates: October 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017 Job Duties: Assistant teaches English classes for a total of 12 hours per week in up to 3 schools. Assistant serves as a resource person in conversation groups, organizes activities and...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on French Embassy now accepting applications for teaching assistants


Susan Kevra has published an article in Asian American Literature: Discourses & Pedagogies

An essay by Susan Kevra was just published  in Asian American Literature: Discourses & Pedagogies, “From Raw to Cooked: Amy Tan’s “Fish Cheeks” through a Lévi-Straussian Lens.” ... KEEP READING

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An essay on the state of the profession in the humanities by William Franke newly published in Diacritics.

        Read Professor Franke’s essay, “Professional Dantology and the Human Significance of Dante Studies.”   https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/diacritics/v042/42.4.franke.html#resp02... KEEP READING

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Elsa Filosa was named the Harvard University Center’s Andrew W. Mellon Fellow for 2015-16, a Villa I Tatti Fellowship for research on the Italian Renaissance

        Elsa Filosa, Andrew W Mellon Fellow Boccaccio and the Florentine Coup (1360-61) 2015-2016 The Harvard University Center awards fifteen Villa I Tatti Fellowships annually, each for twelve months, for post-doctoral research in any aspect of the Italian Renaissance from the 14th to the 17th century. Fellows live in the Florence area and have...... KEEP READING

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Congratulations to Robert Barsky on his new book: Undocumented Immigrants in an Era of Arbitrary Law: The Flight and the Plight of People Deemed ‘Illegal’

  Professor Robert Barsky’s newest book applies insights from the realms of language theory, literature and law to the complex interaction between undocumented immigrants and host countries. Published by Routledge Law, it will appear in the summer of 2015. http://www.routledgementalhealth.com/books/details/9781138849488/... KEEP READING

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Holly Tucker’s Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution was awarded a China Times Book prize

Holly Tucker’s Blood Work:  A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution was awarded a China Times Book prize, the most prestigious publishing award in Taiwan.... KEEP READING

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Deauville Teaching Program 2015-16 Announced

Two teaching internships in Deauville, France, will be awarded to a French-speaking candidate who has experience or promise as a teacher of English for young students.  The selected intern will teach English in the primary schools of Deauville for the entire academic year of 2016-2017. To see a brief overview of the program and the...... KEEP READING

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“Cultural Modernism in the Americas III: The French and Italian Avant-Garde.” October 23rd-24th, in The W.T. Bandy Center

When: October 23rd – 24th Where: W.T. Bandy Center, 8th Floor, Central Library What: “Cultural Modernism in the Americas III: The French and Italian Avant-Garde.” Conference Program: PROGRAM Avant-Garde Symposium... KEEP READING

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Congratulations to Lynn Ramey on her new book: Black Legacies: Race and the European Middle Ages

      “A provocative study of western racial attitudes. Ramey adds an important, likely controversial, and well-written scholarly challenge to the argument that racism in the West was the product of nineteenth-century science.”–Hamilton Cravens, coeditor of Race and Science “The significance of this book extends beyond the medieval past. Black Legacies shows that behind myths of...... KEEP READING

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The proceedings of the 2013 Cultural Modernism in the Americas conference in the Bandy Center are forthcoming in AmeriQuests in April!

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