DML News

2015 Bulletin Board

It's a new year! Welcome to all new and returning students from the Department of Languages & Literatures.



FTRS Fall 15The Final Thursday Reading Series starts off its 15th season with an August 27 reading by Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure. Click here to find out about all the 2015-16 readers.



North American ReviewClick here to see pictures from the North American Review's Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference.  This Summer 2015 event featured keynote speakers Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl and Steven Schwartz.

Spanish conversation clubJoin the Spanish Conversation Club this month near Chats in the Union to practice your Spanish speaking skills. Meetings will be held throughout the month of April. Click here for more information.



TESOL alumniJoin us in Seerley Hall 115, Monday, April 13 at 4 p.m. for TESOL alumni lectures followed by a roundtable discussion. Refreshments will be served. Click here for more information.


2015 UNI Writing AwardsAll undergraduate Majors and Minors in English and/or TESOL who will be enrolled for Summer or Fall 2015 are eligible to win thousands of dollars by entering the 2015 UNI Writing Awards. EXTENDED DEADLINE: Midnight, April 4, 2015. Recognition Reception: Saturday, April 25, 2015. Click here for more information.



Grant Tracey- Film Showing Join L&L's Grant Tracey on select Thursdays this semester at the Hearst Center for free film screenings and discussions of film noir, Method-acting realism, early filmmakers, and indie cinema. Tracey will lead a question-and-answer period at the conclusion of each movie. Open to the public. Click here for more information.


FTRS Spring 2015A new semester brings a new slate of featured readers to FTRS!  Click here to find out about all the events.


Book Language, Immigration and Labor

L&L's Elise DuBord has published a new book, Language, Immigration and Labor: Negotiating Work in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands (Palgrave/MacMillan). Click here to find out more.


Spanish Heritage SpeakersFind out why UNI is the best school in Iowa for Spanish Heritage Speakers. Click here to learn more and consider taking Spanish for Heritage Speakers (SPAN 3006, MWF 11) in the Spring 2015 semester.



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