Katie Gandy to speak at TFLTA

Second-year FRIT grad student Katie Gandy will be presenting a paper on “Second Language Learning in the Elementary School: Closing the Achievement Gap” at the annual meeting of Tennessee Foreign Language Teaching Association (TFLTA).  The talk will provide an overview of current trens in early second language learning in the US.  Drawing on work with…

Posted by on August 17, 2011 in Current Graduate Students, News


Rob Watson has article accepted

  Rob Watson’s article, “Memories (out) of Place: Franco-Judeo-Algerian Autobiographical Writing, 1995-2010” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of North African Studies. Congratulations, Rob!

Posted by on August 15, 2011 in News


UCLA grad conference: Deadline extended

**NEW DEADLINE: August 15, 2011**
Alone Together/Together Alone

16th Annual UCLA Graduate Student Conference October 6-7 2011 With Keynote Speaker Tom Conley (Harvard)

Posted by on July 31, 2011 in Deadlines


Folger Applications due September 2

N.B. Vanderbilt is part of the Folger Consortium.  Funds may be able to support your travel. It is not too late to apply to the fall 2011 semester programs. The Institute welcomes applications for the following fall and spring programs at the 2 September deadline: Ralph Bauer on “A New World of Secrets: The Hermeneutics of…

Posted by on July 21, 2011 in Deadlines