BATE-PAPO, Portuguese conversation hour, will take place every Monday at 11am in the back corner of DM 480. We look forward to seeing you there!
The application for the 2020 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is now open! The CLS Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend 8-10 weeks abroad studying one of 15 critical languages. The program includes intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences designed to promote rapid language gains. Applications are due Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 by 8PM EST
The JLPT Japanese Language Proficiency Test will take place on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at FIU. Registration for the test begins on Monday, August 26, 2019. Please see the JLPT website for more information.
Talking Black in America is part of the Language and Life Project, which focuses on research, graduate and undergraduate education, and outreach programs related to language in the American South. Please see flyer for more information.
At the turn of the 21st century, the closure of most of Cuba's sugarcane mills created two critical needs. First, the loss of these cultural referents produced a void that demanded a representational space. Second, this harrowing experience established the need to rescue the role that sugar had played in Cuba's history, identity, and culture. The book Azúcar agridulce responds to these needs by examining various works that were produced to Cuba's sugar debacle.
The III International Conference on Nineteenth-Century Peru will be taking place November 14-15, 2019.