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New Faculty 2014: Meet Julie Human

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Cultures excited to welcome Assistant Professor Julie Human to its faculty!

This podcast is part of a series highlighting the new faculty members who joined the College of Arts and Sciences in the fall 2014 semester.

 

This podcast was produced by Casey Hibbard.

 

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New Faculty 2014: Meet Ioana Larco

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Cultures is excited to welcome Assistant Professor Ioana Larco to its faculty!

This podcast is part of a series highlighting the new faculty members who joined the College of Arts and Sciences in the fall 2014 semester.

This podcast was produced by Casey Hibbard.

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New Faculty 2014: Meet Atsushi Hasegawa

The Department of Modern & Classical Languages, Literatures, and Cultures is excited to welcome Assistant Professor Atsushi Hasegawa to its faculty!

This podcast is part of a series highlighting the new faculty members who joined the College of Arts and Sciences in the fall 2014 semester.

This podcast was produced by Casey Hibbard.

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Long Time Ago... A Performance by Crit Callebs Eastern Band Cherokee Storyteller

 
Crit Callebs (Eastern Band Cherokee descendant) is a traditional hunter, food gatherer, and fire-tender and lives on the Yakama Nation Indian Reservation. He is completing his Master’s Degree at Central Washington University (CWU) in Cultural Resource Management with an expertise in treaty rights concerning Indian hunting and fishing. He served as the Native American Liaison at the Center for Diversity and Social Justice and was a very popular guest lecturer for the American Indian Studies program. Crit is a trainer for the “Since Time Immemorial” tribal sovereignty and history curriculum implemented in K-12 classrooms in Washington State. As an active member of the Northwest Indian Storytelling Association he has been a featured storyteller for the Tseil-Waututh Nation, CWU Museum of Culture and Environment, Colville Tribes Youth “Warrior Camp” and is the 2014 Alaska Spirit of Reading storyteller. Crit is also a professional survival trainer and former instructor for the world renowned Boulder Outdoors Survival School. One of his great passions is teaching youth and adults how to be self-reliant in the wilderness. Using his gift of storytelling, he travels throughout the U.S. and Canada sharing traditional stories, teaching cultural camps and conducting workshops that promote self-awareness, ancestral skills, and Indigenous values.
 
Date: 
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
The Niles Gallery -- Lucille Fine Arts Library

'Dead' Language Resurrected at UK

When in Lexington, do as the Romans do — at least if you're attending the Conventiculum Latinum Lexintoniense, a week-long conference where participants from all over the world are immersed in the Latin language.

Frights from Coast to Coast with Jeff Rogers

Jeff Rogers is the Director of Undergraduate Studies for Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. He also teaches a class called Global Horror, which examines the course of the horror genre of film from its origins in Weimar, Germany to the modern day. The class emphasizes an application of both film and literature to best cover how the genre has changed and evolved over a century.

In this podcast, Rogers joins us to discuss Global Horror, the real-world applications of film study, and gives us a primer on horror's history.

This podcast was produced by David Cole.

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UK Students Receive Scholarships to Study Critical Languages

Two UK students have been awarded Critical Language Scholarships to study Arabic and Turkish languages.

Shale Earns Honorable Mention in Outstanding Literary Arts Journal Awards

Shale is an on-campus literary journal that features poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, world language pieces and art submitted by UK students.

Confucianism and Contemporary Culture: Media, Politics, Society, Spirituality

2:00 PM Panel Presentation
Julia K. Murray (Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison)

2:45 PM Panel Presentation
Kenneth J Hammond (New Mexico State University)

3:30 PM Panel Presentation
Mayfair Yang (University of California - Santa Barbara)

4:15 PM Q&A with Panelists

Date: 
Saturday, November 16, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:15pm
Location: 
Niles Gallery University of Kentucky
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Confucianism and Contemporary Culture: Media, Politics, Society, Spirituality

5:30 PM Introductions
Huajing Maske (UKCI) and Jeffrey L. Richey (Berea College)

5:45 PM Keynote Address
On-Cho NG (Pennsylvania State University)
"Interpreting Confucianism in the West"

6:30 PM Q&A with Dr. Ng

7:00 PM Public Reception

7:30 Film He Ni Zai Yiqi (Together)
Introduction: Jeffrey L. Richey, "Seeing Confucianism in Chen Kaige's Together"

9:30 Presenters Response:
Audience comments and questions

 

Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2013 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: 
Niles Gallery University of Kentucky
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