RL French major Senna Steward files this report from her time studying in Lyon, France:
For me, the vibrant city of Lyon, France has been the perfect place to study abroad during this academic year. While Lyon is a big, bustling city, the functionality of the public transportation system gives you the impression that everything is close by. I live with an absolutely wonderful host family which allows me to practice speaking French every day and to immerse myself in French culture in its rawest form. At the Université Lumière Lyon 2, I’ve had the opportunity to take interesting classes...
The Italian program and the Department of Romance Languages present: A Special Screening of CINEMA PARADISO (Dir. Giuseppe Tornatore) Oscar Winner for Best Foreign Film When: Thursday May 21st 7.00pm Where: Bijou Art Cinema on 13th Free Entrance with a UO card Prof. Sergio Rigoletto (Italian and Cinema Studies) will introduce the film
Associate Professor of Spanish Cecilia Enjuto Rangel has published an article entitled “Weaving National and Gender Politics: A Transatlantic Reading of Rosalía de Castro and Julia de Burgos’s Poetic Projects” in CENTRO: Journal of the Center of Puerto Rican Studies (26.2): 2014, a special issue on Julia de Burgos, edited by Lena Burgos.
Enjuto Rangel summarizes the essay in her abstract:
Rosalía de Castro and Julia de Burgos are not usually read together. However, both Castro (1837-1885), a Galician poet from the...