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2016 

November 7,2016 - Ayotzinapa / documentary and round table discussion; Monday November 7, 2:30-4:30, 402 Computer Center.  Ayotzinapa

November 7, 2016 - Invited Talk: Welcoming Breakfast / Ayotzinapa families

November 3, 2016 - Invited Talk: welle 

 October 21-22,2016 - The 16th Graduate Student Tropos Conference - More information : tropos and 

http://www.rcs.msu.edu/graduate/tropos/xv-annual-graduate-conference/graduate-conference-2016/

October 5, 2016 - Round table - I-Narratives: Multicultural Perspectives on Telling de Self - i narrative

September 23, 2016 - "The principles of Building Effective and Enriching Mentorship Relationships." Workshop conducted by Professor Danny Méndez. More information here; Enriching Mentorships

 September 22, 2016 - Invited Talk: Dividing Hispaniola

April 30, 2016 - Job Search and Job Market

April 29, 2016 - Romance & Classical Studies  Annual Student Awards Day Ceremony.

March 31, 2016 - Invited Talk: Cybernetic Sade.

March 25, 2016 - Invited Talk: Giov vs. The Volcano: Itinerant Cinema, Gendered Ecologies, and the Aeolian Islands

March 18, 2016 - Film Series: Antes Que Anochezca, GSA TROPOS.

March 16, 2016 - Flim Series: Amour, GSA/TROPOS

March 15, 2016 - Film Series: La Dictadura Perfecta, GSA/TROPOS

March 3, 2016 - Invited Talk: Sex Comes to the Bastille: The Marquis De Sade and the French Revolution 

February 15, 2016 - Film Premiere: Hmong Memory at the Crossroads 

January 21, 2016 - Invited Talk: Morality Naturalized in La Mettrie's/Machine Man/(And Violated by Sade) .

 


2015

November 17, 2015 - Antigona Furiosa, adaptation play put on by GSA/TROPOS

October 7, 2015 - Invited Talk: Dante's Cosmology in Context

May 1, 2015 -  Romance and Classical Studies Annual Students Awards Ceremony

May 1, 2015 - Pi Delta Phi Induction Ceremony

April 17, 2015 - Round table: Subalternity in the Romance World: (in)equality of speech?

April 15, 2015 - Round table: In the Shadow of Cortés: From Veracruz to Mexico City 

With speakers Amber Brian (U of Iowa), Rocío Cortés (U of Wisconsin-Oshkosh), Kelly McDonough (U of Texas-Austin), Dylan Miner (RCAH), Zenaida Morenco (Romance and Classical Studies), Laura Smith (Art and Art History).

April 2, 2015 - Invited talk: Unorthodox? Problems of Dante's Intellectual Formation

March 26, 2015 - Opening talk & reception: In the Shadow of Cortés: From Veracruz to Mexico City.

March 17- April 24, 2015 - In the Shadow of Cortés: From Veracruz to Mexico City

Spring 2015 - Laurence Porter French Colloquium Series

February 28, 2015 - The 15th TROPOS Graduate Conference

 


2014

November 14, 2014 - Invited Talk: The Subaltern in Gramsci's Writings

October 30, 2014-  Quijoteres! The Ingenous Puppet Show by Jason Yancey, Grand Valley State University.  Workshop and performance

April 25, 2014 - Romance and Classical Studies Annual Student Awards Ceremony

April 1-4, 2014 - The Art of Words. Myth, Legend and Tradition in Performance.

March 22, 2014 - The 14th TROPOS Graduate Conference 

March 20, 2014 -  Public Talk, Film Screening, and Panel Discussion with Cyril Payen

Fall/Spring 2014 - Lawrence Porter French Colloquium Series:

 


2013

November 8, 2013 - Symposium Innovation and Narratives of Possible Worlds in Digital Humanities and Visual Arts

November 1, 2013 - Talk by French Artist in Residence Valerie Morignat - Transmedia Revolution: Living in an ecosystem of alternative realities

April 15-19, 2013 - Symposium Latin American Imprints-Poetics, Theater, and Art: The Legacy of Gabriel García Marques (in collaboration with CLACS and the College of Music)

April 15, 2013 - French Conversation and Dinner with Kelly Willis

April 12, 2013 - Romance and Classical Studies Annual Student Awards Ceremony

March 16, 2013 - The 13th TROPOS Graduate Conference

Spring 2013 - Lawrence Porter French Colloquium Series:

Body Politics and Poetics, Representations of the Body in French and Francophone Literatures and Cinema
  •    February 22 - Daniel Smith (Theater)
  •    March 22 - Lilly Woodruff (Art and Art History)
  •    April 5 - Rocío Quispe-Agnoli ( RCS- Spanish)
  •    April 19 - David Behring-Porter (English)

 


2012

November 1-2, 2012 - Symposium The Legacy of Don Juan.  In collaboration with CLACS and the Department of Theater.

Invited speaker: Carlos Morton, Mexican-American Playwright, author of Johnny Tenorio. The program included a theatrical performance of Carlos Morton’s Johnny Tenorio and a panel discussion of Carlos Morton’s works byValentina Denzel and Joseba Gabilondo (Romance and Classical Studies).

March 31, 2012 - The 12th TROPOS Graduate Conference