MC June will visit campus in March of 2016

MC June, a Quebecois artist, writes and performs slam poetry. He has published poetry and performed during national events and he also has a great deal pedagogical experience. In 2012 alone he gave more than 500 workshops to a variety of audiences. During these workshops he shared his art and helped students write their own poetry, as you can see in one of the videos below.

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Zeina Abirached in our classes

Zeina Abirached spoke in several of our Arabic and French classes about her work as an illustrator and comic artist. Her work is based on autobiographical narratives related to her childhood within the Lebanese Civil War.

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Issues in translating André Gide’s “Les caves du Vatican” from French to English

The Translations Project: For his Senior Research Jeremy Kleven first started studying translation theories and approaches to begin translating the play adaptation of Les caves du Vatican from French to English. Under Christine Armstrong’s guidance and with the help of Cheryl McFarren and the student actors, he has successfully translated 5 scenes from the French play.

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