Events (Off-Campus)

David Shames, Graduate Student in Spanish specializing in Latin American Literature will deliver the paper “Bolaño, Baudelaire and Nietzsche at the Crossroads of Bohemia” at Wellesley College, as part of a conference dedicated to the Chilean author Roberto Bolaño, one of the most significant writers of the twentieth and twentieth-one centuries. Keynote address will be delivered by Héctor Hoyos, Associate Professor of Iberian and Latin American Cultures at Stanford University.  November 3rd &4th, 2017

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Please see: https://www.wellesley.edu/events/bolano

 

The Dangerous Liaisons: pre-show lecture with Professor Jeffrey Mehlman

By Deanna Wong
March 9th, 2017 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Spring 2017, Faculty.

What’s this opera all about? We’ll tell you!
Join us for coffee, pastry and a pre-show lecture on

The Dangerous Liaisons

on Sunday, March 26 at 2 pm
(before the 3 pm performance).

BU Professor Jeffrey Mehlman will offer thoughts on The Contemporaneity of ‘The Dangerous Liaisons,’ the before-the-deluge novel that is the opera’s source and its relevance in an age of whistle-blowing, cyber-bullying, love-not-war, and last but perhaps also least, feminism.

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Madness and/or Civilization: A conversation on Brazilian literature, art and with Jacques Fux and Rodrigo Lopes de Barros

By Deanna Wong
January 31st, 2017 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Spring 2017, Faculty.

Professor Rodrigo Lopes de Barros will be giving an invited talk at Cornell University on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 5:00pm.

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XXI Ibero-American Film Festival

By Deanna Wong
October 25th, 2016 in Events, Events Fall 2016, Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2016, Voces Hispánicas/Hispanic Voices.

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Boston Book Festival with Pierre Simenon (with Liliane Duséwoir to moderate)

By Deanna Wong
October 14th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2016.

The French Cultural Center will host Boston Book Festival with Pierre Simenon, tomorrow, Saturday, October 15 at 11:00am.

Our own, Liliane Duséwoir, will be moderating a conversation with the author.

For more information:
http://frenchculturalcenter.org/events/boston-book-festival-with-pierre-simenon/

“Vivir es, al fn, poder contarlo” with Andrés Trapiello

By Deanna Wong
September 26th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2016, Voces Hispánicas/Hispanic Voices.

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Languages of In Betweeness: Lost Cities Go to Paradise

By Deanna Wong
September 13th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2016, Faculty.

Invitation Alicia Borinsky and Regina Galasso Sept 20 2016-2

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Tino Villanueva at Longfellow House

By Deanna Wong
July 28th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Summer 2016, Faculty (Retired).

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Romance Studies’ own Tino Villanueva, who retired from teaching Spanish here in 2015, will be giving a poetry reading for the National Park Service at the Longfellow House, Cambridge, on Sunday, August 21 at 3 pm, together with poet, scholar, and translator from Yiddish Kathryn Hellerstein. They will read poems in Spanish, English and Yiddish on the lawn of one of the earliest Americans to enjoy and translate Spanish and Spanish American poetry. Tino is the author of seven books of poetry and the winner of an American Book Award. His latest collection is So Spoke Penelope.  The event will help celebrate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary.

La Casa de la Poesía presents POETAS BOSTONIANOS: Alan Smith

By Deanna Wong
June 13th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Summer 2016, Faculty.

MIÉRCOLES 15 DE JUNIO, 20:30 h. de 2016

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ENTRADA: 3,5 euros

Professor Alan Smith to present at Poets’ Café

By Danielle K Trahon
October 15th, 2015 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2015, Faculty.

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Professor Jeff Kline to participate in the conference, The Transatlantic Cinema of Louis Malle

By Deanna Wong
October 8th, 2015 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2015, Faculty.

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