Department of Languages and Literatures

DLL News Archive

 

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015
The Department of Languages & Literatures would like to congratulate all of our December 2015 graduates! Here's wishing you all the best as you take your next steps.  

 

Friday, Dec 4, 2015
Spanish for Heritage Speakers will be among L&L's course offerings in the Spring 2016 semester. Click here to find out more information.  

 

Tuesday, Sep 22, 2015
Thinking about studying abroad this summer? Consider L&L faculty-led programs in Cuba, France, Ireland and Spain.  Click here to learn more.     Planned 2015-16 L&L Study Abroad Programs...

 

Friday, Sep 4, 2015
The TESOL Conversation Corner provides an opportunity for those looking to practice or improve English speaking skills to do so in a casual setting. Stop by Tuesdays at 12:00 p.m. or Wednesdays at 3:...

 

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015
The Final Thursday Reading Series celebrates its 15th season. Click here to find out about all the 2015-16 readers.     The Final Thursday Reading Series began in 2000 as a venue for creative...

 

Friday, May 29, 2015
Click here to see pictures from the North American Review's Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference.  This Summer 2015 event featured keynote speakers Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl...

 

Monday, Apr 6, 2015
Join the Spanish Conversation Club this month near Chats in the Union to practice your Spanish speaking skills. Meetings will be held throughout the month of April. Click here for more information...

 

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015
Join us in Seerley Hall 115, Monday, April 13 at 4 p.m. for TESOL alumni lectures followed by a roundtable discussion. Refreshments will be served. Click here for more information.       This...

 

Monday, Mar 9, 2015
All undergraduate Majors and Minors in English and/or TESOL who will be enrolled for Summer or Fall 2015 are eligible to win thousands of dollars by entering the 2015 UNI Writing Awards. EXTENDED...

 

Friday, Jan 30, 2015
Join L&L's Grant Tracey on select Thursdays this semester at the Hearst Center for free film screenings and discussions of film noir, Method-acting realism, early filmmakers, and indie cinema....

 

Thursday, Jan 8, 2015
A new semester brings a new slate of featured readers to FTRS!  Click here to find out about all the events.     Spring 2015 Final Thursday Reading Series Thursday, January 29, 2015Lance M....

 

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014
L&L's Elise DuBord has published a new book, Language, Immigration and Labor: Negotiating Work in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands (Palgrave/MacMillan). Click here to find out more.    ...

 

Sunday, Jul 20, 2014
The North American Review's Bicentennial Creative Writing & Literature Conference will be held at UNI from June 11-13, 2015. Keynote speakers are Martín Espada, Patricia Hampl and Steven Schwartz...

 

Wednesday, Jan 8, 2014
This semester's featured readers are (l to r): Timothy Fay, Vince Gotera, Letitia Moffitt, and Larry Baker. Click here for more.     Final Thursday Reading Series Hearst Center for the Arts 304 W...

 

Friday, Nov 1, 2013
The University of Northern Iowa seeks applications for the following positions, available August 18, 2014:  • Assistant Professor, Spanish (literature)  • Assistant Professor, Spanish (linguistics or...

 

Friday, Nov 1, 2013
Considering studying abroad? Check out L&L faculty-led programs in Puerto Rico, France, Italy, and Ireland.  Click here for more info.  

 

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013
Click here to read an interview with Mark Wagenaar, L&L creative writing M.A. and author of the poetry collection, Voodoo Inverso (University of Wisconsin Press).

 

Sunday, Oct 20, 2013
The deadline for submissions to the North American Review's James Hearst Poetry Prize has been extended to November 15. First prize is $1000. Click here for more details. 

 

Sunday, Oct 6, 2013
Click here to see L&L's Jeffrey Copeland new video introduction to his book, Shell Games: The Life and Times of Pearl McGill, Industrial Spy and Pioneer Labor Activist. Shell Games tells the true...

 

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013
Poet Curtis Bauer will be reading at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 19 in the Center for Multicultural Education. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Languages & Literatures. Curtis...

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