Foreign Languages and Literatures Upcoming Events

New Faculty Welcome Reception

Wed, Aug 28, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Pebble Hill

Dean Aistrup invites you to welcome our new faculty to the CLA family. A short ceremony will begin at 5 pm with a reception to follow. Free and open to all faculty and staff and their guest.

For more information, contact Wendy Bonner at bonnewr@auburn.edu or 334-844-5195.

This workshop will present a range of models for supporting digital humanities work in different institutional contexts. Led by Dr. Lauren Klein of Emory University, it will discuss the various practices enabled by these models as well as specific projects that have resulted. 

12 pm - Lunch

2 pm - Workshop 

RSVP for lunch and/or workshop by Aug. 29 to patricia.james@auburn.edu. 

CLA Tailgate Extravaganza

Sat, Sep 28, 2019
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Telfair Peet Theatre Parking Lot

Dean Aistrup invites all CLA alumni, faculty and staff to CLA's annual tailgate extravaganza held in the parking lot adjacent to Telfair Peet Theatre. The event begins three hours prior to kickoff.  Refreshments will be served.  Free admission. For more information, contact Melissa Hage at (334) 844-1483 or libart1@auburn.edu.

French Film Series: Félicité

Wed, Oct 2, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Haley Center 3195

 

Félicité (2017); 129 min.

For Foreign Language students.  Films include English subtitles.

 

French Film Series: Ce qui nous lie / Back to Burgundy

Wed, Oct 16, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Haley Center 3195

 

Ce qui nous lie / Back to Burgundy (2017); 113 min.

For Foreign Language students.  Films include English subtitles.

 

French Film Series: Knock

Mon, Oct 21, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Haley Center 3195

 

Knock (2017); 113 min.

For Foreign Language students.  Films include English subtitles.

 

Italian Film Festival

Sun, Oct 27, 2019
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Film: Non sono un assassino (2019) di Andrea Zaccariello (con R. Scamarcio ed A. Boni): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gP_88nZPZgM 

October is Italian Heritage Month, formerly known as National Italian-American Heritage Month. This is a time to celebrate the contributions of Italians in their country and abroad as well as to promote Italian culture and language. Every year, the College of Liberal Arts provides a series of films and discussions on Italian culture and opportunities to learn about initiatives with our partners in Italy, i.e. research, experiential learning, study abroad and exchange programs, and curricula.

This event is open to the entire Auburn community. For more information, contact Giovanna Summerfield at summegi@auburn.edu or 334-844-2890.

French Film Series: Monsieur Hire

Tue, Oct 29, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Haley Center 3195

 

Monsieur Hire (1989); 81 min.

For Foreign Language students.  Films include English subtitles.