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Tenure-Track Professor in French and Francophone studies

September 10, 2021

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures seeks to appoint a tenure-track professor in French and Francophone studies with demonstrated interest in the literatures and cultures of one or more of the following areas: Caribbean, Mediterranean, or Indian Ocean, including the diaspora in France and Europe or in transnational and transcultural studies. Candidates should have knowledge of postcolonial or decolonial theories and of colonial and postcolonial histories. Their research can be rooted in any period, from the early modern to the contemporary. They should have interest in...

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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR UNDERGRADS - RLL CLASS OF 2021!

May 26, 2021

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR UNDERGRADS - RLL CLASS OF 2021!


❖ TANIA DOMÍNGUEZ-RANGEL
❖ ALEJANDRA IGLESIAS
❖ MICHAEL KOSKE
❖ JOSEPH RAGER
❖ MCKYNZIE ROMER
❖ MELISA SANTIZO
❖ YASENIMARY VELÁZQUEZ-CARRASQUILLO
❖ JOSELYN VERA
❖ TESSA WOOD

Come fall, a new humanities program

May 13, 2021

 

On 10th anniversary of Mahindra Center, Arts + Humanities Dean Robin Kelsey and Mahindra’s Suzy Clark announce an initiative to engage with students in research, seminars

 

"Along with Chaplin and Dimick, the first faculty leadership cohort includes Professor of History and Radcliffe Alumnae Professor Tiya Miles and Bruno Carvalho, professor of Romance languages and literatures and African and African American studies, co-director of the Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative, and affiliated professor in urban planning and design at the Graduate...

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Portuguese: Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen Prize

May 11, 2021

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is currently accepting submissions for the Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen Prize, awarded for the best paper about Portuguese culture or literature. A prize of $100 will be awarded!

Requirements:

  • Open to undergraduates only
  • Paper must have been submitted as a requirement for a course offered by the Department of Romance Languages & Literatures
  • Paper must be written in Portuguese and must be on a topic related to Portuguese culture or literature
  • ...
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Portuguese: Cecília Meireles Prize

May 11, 2021

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is currently accepting submissions for the Cecília Meireles Prize, awarded for the best paper about Brazilian culture or literature. A prize of $100 will be awarded!

Requirements:

  • Open to undergraduates only
  • Paper must have been submitted as a requirement for a course offered by the Department of Romance Languages & Literatures
  • Paper must be written in Portuguese and must be about Brazilian culture or literature
  • Minimum of 3 pages
  • ...
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