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“Arabic Literature in Translation,” with Caroline Seymour-Jorn and Qussay Al-Attabi at Kenyon College

Caroline Seymour-Jorn, an associate professor of comparative literature at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and Qussay Al-Attabi, assistant professor of Arabic at Kenyon, will discuss their process and the politics of translation as well as the current state of Arabic literature in translation. Professor Seymour-Jorn’s research focuses on … Continue Reading »

Seven Beauties by Lina Wertmüller

  Professor Robin Pickering-Iazzi will introduce the movie, Seven Beauties by Lina Wertmüller — the first woman in the world to be nominated at the Academy Awards for Best Director — on September 23 at 5:00pm/UWM Union Cinema. A dark comedy featuring plenty of political satire and … Continue Reading »

Il Circolo (Italian Club)

Please join us for some lunch and conversation. All levels of Italian language welcome, from none to proficient. Just a passion for Italy required. Where: Curtin Hall, floor 7, room 776. What time: 11:00am When: Sept 27th Oct 11th Oct 25th … Continue Reading »