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The Robert C. Elliott Memorial Lecture Series presents Lisa Lowe: A Fetishism of Colonial Commodities
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Literature Building Room 155 (de Certeau)
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New Major

New MajorU.S. Latino/a and Latin American Literatures: The Department of Literature offers a bilingual major that allows students to do half their coursework in English and half in Spanish

Language/Culture Programs

Language and Culture Programs
Beginning Greek, Korean, Latin, and Russian courses as well as Intermediate and Advanced courses in French, German, Italian and Spanish

New Writing Series 2014

Teh New Writing Series Presents Fred Moten and Michael Palmer
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Visual Arts Presentation Lab (SME 149)
4:30 pm


  • Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and Literature Professor Rae Armantrout featured in Folio Weekly and Portland Mercury
  • Former Graduate Student Chien-Ting Lin has been appointed as a tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of English at National Central University in Taiwan. NCU is one of the top national research universities in Taiwan and Chien-ting's department is best known for its interdisciplinary literary and cultural studies, critical gender/sexuality studies, and film studies.
  • Former Graduate Student Satoko Kakihara has accepted a tenure-track assistant professor position in Japanese Literature and Culture in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at CSU, Fullerton.

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