Language has a special role in the classroom. It is the medium in which the learning content is constructed, discussed and negotiated, as well as the subject of learning itself.
The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies (CAMES) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) is pleased to announce that it will be offering its intensive summer Arabic programs in Beirut between June 20 and August 8, 2018. CAMES offers two separate programs:
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018
Ofelia García, Graduate Center of the City University of NY
Annual conference open to those interested in the study of the Hispanic culture and literature. 20 minute presentations
To take place at the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, May 30 to June 1
More infoirmation at the site of the Canadian Association of Hispanists
Elliot Engel will speak on THE TORTURED GENIUS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE on Friday, March 2, 2017, at 7 pm at Raleigh Moravian Church, 1816 Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607. General admission tickets will be $27.00 per person. Advanced purchase is strongly recommended.
Am 23. und 24. März 2018 findet bereits der achte Jahrgang der Prager Germanistischen Studententagung statt. PRAGESTT bietet eine offene Plattform für wissenschaftliches Treffen junger Germanisten, wo vor allem die Ergebnisse der Bachelor-, Master- und Dissertationsarbeiten sowie anderer wissenschaftlicher Projekte präsentiert und diskutiert werden.
Bis zum 7. Januar 2018 freuen wir uns auf Deinen Beitragsvorschlag zu einem der folgenden Themenbereiche:
The GCSC invites applications for one of the up to 11 PhD scholarships available.
The PhD scholarship period starts on October 1, 2018 and includes a monthly stipend of approximately €1,468 (plus family allowances when applicable). Scholarships are offered for one year with the possibility of two extensions, each of one year. The GCSC supports young researchers with families: appointees with children under the age of twelve are eligible for renewals of up to four years.
National Association of Hebrew Professors (NAPH)
International Conference on Hebrew Language, Literature and Culture
Perhaps this excellent volume, to be published this week, will be of interest.
Editor, Bulletin of the Asia Institute
BULLETIN OF THE ASIA INSTITUTE 27 (DEC. 2017)
More Zoroastrian Scenes on the Wirkak (Shi Jun) Sarcophagus
PV 5.1–4 in the Context of Late Antique Intellectual History
Yaakov Elman and Mahnaz Moazami
The Ashes of the Buddha
I am pleased to inform you that this year’s first issue of the International Journal of Slavic Studies Slověne = Словѣне has been published online:
Yours Fjodor Uspenskij