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Migiel’s Newest Book Published Professor of Romance Studies and Department Chair, Marilyn Migiel, has published her newest book The Ethical Dimension of the “Decameron”. Here is a link from University of Toronto Press about the book and more on the author: http://www.utppublishing.com/Ethical-Dimension ... read more
Bättig von Wittelsbach Publishes Book of Edited Essays Senior Lecturer of Italian Language, K.E. Bättig von Wittelsbach had a book of edited essays published in Italy by academic publisher Franco Cesati Editore (http://www.francocesatieditore.com/) ... read more
Pedro Erber’s Book on two Best Seller Lists Pedro’s book, Breaching the Frame: The Rise of Contemporary Art in Brazil and Japan, is on both the Library Journal’s Asian History and Latin American Studies Best Sellers Lists. http://reviews.libraryjournal.com/2015/04/books/asian-history-april-2015-best-sellers/ and http://reviews.libraryjournal.com/2015/06/books/june-2015-latin-american-studie ... read more
Erber Receives the Appel Fellowship It is with pleasure that we announce that Pedro Erber has received The Robert and Helen Appel Fellowship for Humanists and Social Scientists. The Appel Fellowship is a highly prestigious fellowship awarded each year to two recently tenured associate or assistant professors in the College who have demonstrated excellence in teaching as well as scholarly promise. This fel ... read more
Laurent Dubreuil Publishes New Book Laurent’s latest book, The Intellective Space: Thinking beyond Cognition is being described as a daring exploration of the space between language and thought. https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/the-intellective-space ... read more
Paz Soldan’s Rio Fugitivo selected as one of the 200 Essential Books of the Bolivian Canon Congratulations to Professor Edmundo Paz Soldan for his novel, Rio Fugitivo, being selected as one of the 200 Essential Books of the Bolivian Canon! It will be published in Bolivia in a special edition as part of the Library of the Bicentennial! Awesome achievement, Edmundo! ... read more
Aching on “…The ‘Enemies’ Within” Romance Studies Professor and Director of the Africana Studies and Research Center, Gerard Aching, wrote this insightful article which appeared in the February 11th, 2015 edition of the Huffington Post Politics. http://huff.to/1FszfKQ ... read more