Archive: November 2017

Bolivian author Giovanna Rivero will read from her collection of short stories, Para comerte mejor, on Tuesday, November 28th, at 6pm in the Handwerker Gallery.

The reading is sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and is free and open to the public.



Maria DiFrancesco, professor of Spanish and chair of the Department of Modern Languages & Literatures has won Symposium's Harold G. Jones Award for Best Senior Scholar Essay published in the journal from 2015-2017.  The award winning essay is entitled, "Facing the Specter of Immigration in Biutiful." The award comes with a $1,000 prize.

The editorial board has invited DiFrancesco to a celebratory reception which will be held on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 5 pm, at the Taylor & Francis booth at the MLA convention in NYC.  


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