FLAL Research

Foreign Languages & Literatures Research

Brown Bag Series- Fall 2016

  • Thursday, October 13th, 12-1pm in Watson 110
    Stephen Vilaseca
    Associate Professor of Spanish
    “The Art of Resistance in the Spanish City”

  • Tuesday, November 1 and Thursday, November 3 in DuSable 148
    Dawn Westhoff
    ASL Instructor
    “Through Deaf Eyes” documentary screening
    Film will be shown at 2:00 PM and at 3:15 PM, beginning on Tuesday and concluding on Thursday

  • Wednesday, November 9th in DuSable 328
    Kanjana Thepboriruk
    Assistant Professor of Thai
    “The Space in Between: Emotional and Social Proximity in Thai Pronoun Choice”

Previous Brown Bags:

  • "Observations in Asociación Obras Sociales del Santo Hermano Pedro: An Analysis of a Guatemalan Pediatric Residential Center for Disabilities"  -Mollie Wang
  • “Nasi kuning – Indonesian yellow rice”  -Rahmi Hartati
  • “Translating word segments in poetry”  - Matthew Smith
  • "Using complexity theory to explain language development: theoretical and methodological issues"  -Shannon Becker
  • "Exploring Otherness Through Holocaust Literature in the Undergraduate German Curriculum"  -Kristi McAuliffe
  • "Mapping the Marginalized: Developing a Digital Humanities-Centered Class"  -Stephen Vilaseca

ISLA (Instructed Second Language Acquisition) lab

Dr. Mandy Faretta-Stutenberg & Dr. Karen Lichtman

“Mapping the Marginalized” Digital Humanities Project

Dr. Stephen Vilaseca