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I have a Ph.D. in comparative literature and am a product of public schools -- K-12 and post-secondary education institutions. I have worked exclusively at ... Caplan admits early on to being one of the out-of-touch professors with no real understanding of the "real world." But then he spends a lot of ...
Matthew Hart, associate professor of English and comparative literature and member of the former Task Force, said that OGP should have a stronger focus on academia but questioned ... "It is impossible to see how OGP can effectively do this work without the input and oversight of trained professors.".

Lydia Liu, director of the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, works with a group to analyze harassment in online spaces, a project which she said has the ability to generate tangible ... Lemann said that it will be up to professors who want to participate in this research to volunteer independently.
Also, three IU Bloomington faculty members have been named as Provost Professors: Fritz Breithaupt and John Kruschke in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Royce is Chancellor Professor of anthropology and comparative literature and holds adjunct appointments in folklore and ethnomusicology, ...
Co-instructed by Stanford professors Blakey Vermeule and Susan Stephens, a new massive open online course examines the history of sports at ... on the economics of sports; Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht, a professor of comparative literature who analyzes the sports experience through aesthetics; the Rev.
It's true that much of the scholarship that professors in the humanities produce is micro-focused and barely relevant to larger social concerns. .... art history majors went from 63 to 36; anthropology majors went from 126 to 43; comparative literature majors went from 48 to 16; and classics majors from 41 to ...

Dr. Freida Ekotto '86 is chair of the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies and professor of comparative literature at the University of Michigan. ... In nominating her for Baccalaureate speaker, students noted that Coggins “is one of the best professors on campus,” and “will be able to inspire the ...
Marta Figlerowicz, professor of comparative literature and English, and Ayesha Ramachandran, professor of comparative literature, are co-instructors of the Self Class, which is at once a ... The “self” might be different, for example, when considered on Facebook rather than a diary page, note the professors.
Dr. Andrew H. Clark is among the most reputable professors in Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC). His interests in social justice and his significant ... In addition to those positions, Dr. Clark is also a professor of French and Comparative Literature at FCLC. He also received an award for participating ...
... a special screening of Happyness, followed by a discussion on inequality and wealth with professors Elaine Hadley, Ken Warren, and Allen Sanderson. ... Yoon Sun Yang, an assistant professor of Korean and Comparative Literature at Boston University (and former Ph.D. student at UChicago) will be ...
“I use technology a lot in my teaching,” said Larson, who also serves as Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies for the department of English and Comparative Literature. “There's kind of always something up on the screen.” Larson, who teaches English 105 in addition to undergraduate literature and ...
Kallet earned her bachelor's in English and French from Tufts University in Massachusetts and her master's and doctorate in comparative literature from ... Kallet got more involved with literature and poetry as an undergraduate at Tufts, where she had poets as professors, many of whom she developed ...
According to Dennis Washburn, the former AMES chair and an Asian studies, comparative literature and film and media professor, the restructure is a response to governance issues within AMES and AMELL, as the new programs will be able to appoint more of their own professors rather than relying on ...
It will ensure that their work is treated with the respect and dignity we aim to share with them and with our undergraduate students as their professors. ... The author is the William Peterfield Trent professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia and a professor in the Institute for Research on ...
It will ensure that their work is treated with the respect and dignity we aim to share with them and with our undergraduate students as their professors. ... The author is the William Peterfield Trent professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia and a professor in the Institute for Research on ...
Throughout the years, the department has run a graduate program and maintained an active program of visiting scholars, professors and lecturers. ... the Center's director of undergraduate studies, said that as the Humanities Center, the department had offered comparative literature to graduate students as ...
... majoring in comparative literature may never hear a contemporary defense of analytic “structures.” Students can graduate with an ideology formed by a curriculum structured to show only one perspective. Even if professors and graduate students are more familiar and engaged in the differences between ...

Kopp drew ire last spring from some students and faculty after announcing the decision to suspend admission into the theater arts, comparative literature and cinema arts departments, and the consolidation of several language disciplines. Hundreds of undergraduate and graduate students and professors ...
Hundreds of arts and cultural workers -- including professors, prominent artists, and administrators -- have signed a petition supporting the parole of ... at Columbia University and former Black Panther Party member; Emily Apter, a Professor of French and Comparative Literature at New York University; ...
Several professors and a graduate student, along with an audience of more than 100 others, took on the immigration issue during an evening forum at Old ... its corporations and its people in general often have a hand in those issues, said Mohja Kahf, a professor of comparative literature and member of ...
Kopp drew ire last spring from some students and faculty after announcing the decision to suspend admission into the theater arts, comparative literature and cinema arts departments, and the consolidation of several language disciplines. Hundreds of undergraduate and graduate students and professors ...
Dr. Andrew H. Clark is among the most reputable professors in Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC). His interests in social justice and his significant ... In addition to those positions, Dr. Clark is also a professor of French and Comparative Literature at FCLC. He also received an award for participating ...
... a special screening of Happyness, followed by a discussion on inequality and wealth with professors Elaine Hadley, Ken Warren, and Allen Sanderson. ... Yoon Sun Yang, an assistant professor of Korean and Comparative Literature at Boston University (and former Ph.D. student at UChicago) will be ...
“I use technology a lot in my teaching,” said Larson, who also serves as Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies for the department of English and Comparative Literature. “There's kind of always something up on the screen.” Larson, who teaches English 105 in addition to undergraduate literature and ...
Kallet earned her bachelor's in English and French from Tufts University in Massachusetts and her master's and doctorate in comparative literature from ... Kallet got more involved with literature and poetry as an undergraduate at Tufts, where she had poets as professors, many of whom she developed ...
School of Music and Yale College Music Department professor Michael Friedmann, one of Sorotokin's professors and mentors, echoed this idea, ... The Adams Center for the Musical Arts and Leigh Hall — two of Yale's music facilities — neighbor the Department of Comparative Literature on College Street.
It will ensure that their work is treated with the respect and dignity we aim to share with them and with our undergraduate students as their professors. ... The author is the William Peterfield Trent professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia and a professor in the Institute for Research on ...
According to Dennis Washburn, the former AMES chair and an Asian studies, comparative literature and film and media professor, the restructure is a response to governance issues within AMES and AMELL, as the new departments will be able to appoint more of their own professors rather than relying on ...
The Humanities Center at Hopkins, which faced threat of closure last school year, has changed its name to the Department of Comparative Thought and Literature. For some graduate students, the name change fails to reflect the department's academic focus and erases the history of the Center.
Throughout the years, the department has run a graduate program and maintained an active program of visiting scholars, professors and lecturers. ... the Center's director of undergraduate studies, said that as the Humanities Center, the department had offered comparative literature to graduate students as ...
And whenever I mention it out loud to someone — my friends, parents, professors — they roll their eyes and laugh it off. To be quite ... I couldn't wait to go to college, where I would undoubtedly major in Creative Writing, or Comparative Literature — or maybe, if I played my cards right, I could do both! For my ...
Professors from a range of departments will give talks and hold conversations, including David Bellos, the Meredith Howland Pyne Professor of French Literature, professor of French and Italian and comparative literature, and director of the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication; Sandra ...
The professor who drafted this week's faculty resolution, Brian L. Evans, said he and other professors had learned about that 2014 activity only this past fall, ... Another backer of the resolution, Alan W. Friedman, a professor of English and comparative literature who serves as secretary of the Faculty Council, ...
Professors in foreign language departments said these skills could make students more competitive even in non-academic markets, improving job security. ... job listings in all languages emphasized a background in comparative literature, the study of literature across linguistic and international boundaries.
... of the professors involved, who suggested that she submit a paper. Although “completely shocked” to be asked, she also “realised I had nothing to lose”. Davis offers both a personal and a disciplinary perspective on his own intellectual path. When he got his PhD in English and comparative literature from ...
“The purpose of the consortium is to internationalize critical theory,” says Evan Mwangi, associate professor of English, comparative literature, and African ... Bringing South African fellows and professors to Northwestern as part of the project also allows Northwestern students and researchers to get insights ...
An open letter from Princeton University calling for Nganang's release garnered signatures from hundreds of American professors, including Robert Harvey, the former chair of Stony Brook's Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature program. A GoFundMe page organized by Nganang's wife, Nyasha ...
In conclusion, Liu and Pechenkina argue that simple requests like the one detailed above are actually ways that professors of color are asked to serve as “weapons of whiteness” to “reinforce white privilege” while on the job. Refusing to go out of their way to help white athletes is just one way of “resisting ...
During a lifetime of teaching, University of Pennsylvania English professor Charles Bernstein has created and tested various writing “experiments” that now number 95 on a list used by professors and writers worldwide. Bernstein used many of those writing exercises in his English 111 “Experimental ...
By way of comparison, Seltzer found that only 2 percent of jobs (in English and foreign languages) listed comparative literature as a key skill, only 13 percent of English jobs .... One of my professors also created modern Philadelphia, another originated the concept of ecology as we now understand it, etc.
They tend to be people more or less like your friends: engineers or web designers, doctors or physical therapists, playwrights or university professors. ... Margaret Litvin is associate professor of Arabic and comparative literature at Boston University and founding director of the BU Middle East & North Africa ...
“I think there should be plenty of those courses and those professors teaching courses should also have the freedom to do whatever they like. It's not antifeminist. It's just anticontrol and telling us what to do.” Judith Butler Butler (at right), the Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature ...
The development comes two days after legal authorities dropped a charge that Nganang (47), an outspoken cultural studies and comparative literature professor, had insulted Cameroon's President Paul Biya with writings published and posted just before he was arrested on 6 December while boarding a ...
Patrice Nganang, 47, an author who teaches in the university's cultural studies and comparative literature department, was taken into custody by authorities Wednesday while boarding a plane at the airport in Douala, headed for Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. He is being held at the General Delegation ...
For years the University of Chicago administration has been waging a campaign against graduate student worker unionization involving informational meetings with groups of graduate students, web page postings and emails from the central administration, and deans expressing opposition. Despite this ...
Robert Harvey, chair of comparative literature and cultural studies, said he approved all three affected assistant professors in his department for renewal and that he's never seen such recommendations overturned. He called departments like his -- those with relatively low numbers of majors but an outsize ...
Muhanna's success is not limited to his writing; he has become one of the comparative literature department's most popular professors, said Marc Redfield, chair of the comparative literature department and professor of comparative literature and English. “Students unanimously praise Professor Muhanna's ...
Lecturer/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor: Comparative Literature &World Literature ... According to an announcement by Elsevier, four STU professors have entered the list of The Most Globally Influential Scholars from Chinese Universities, thus giving STU a ranking of 68th in China and ...
... and Emmanuelle Saada are Professors of French, Clemence Boulouque is the Carl and Bernice Witten Assistant Professor of Jewish and Israel Studies at Columbia and Susan Suleiman is the C. Douglas Dillon Professor of the Civilization of France and Professor of Comparative Literature at Harvard.
Teresa Mull is the managing editor for Heartland's School Reform News. Mull says her appreciation for quality education came while she was a student at the University of Dallas, studying the school's Core Curriculum. She earned a bachelor's degree in comparative literature while also benefitting from the ...


 

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