Faculty Spotlight: ACMRS Affiliate Dr. Sookja Cho

Dr. Sookja Cho is an Assistant Professor of Korean at Arizona State University’s School of International Letters and Cultures. She earned a doctorate in Chinese and Korean Comparative Literature from Washington University in St. Louis, as well as master’s and doctoral degrees in Chinese Language and Literature from Seoul National University in Korea.

Speaking of/under Surveillance

Lecture by Sylvia Tomasch of CUNY

Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017, 4:30 p.m.

Location: Language and Literature (LL) Room 316
Campus: Tempe campus
Price: Free of charge and open to the public

NEH Shakespeare Conference

Diversifying Shakespeare: Engaging Students beyond Boundaries

The University of Arizona hosted First Folio! The Book that gave us Shakespeare February 15 – March 15, 2016. Exhibit programming support came from professors in multiple disciplines at University of Arizona (UA) and Arizona State University (ASU). Programming included lectures, concerts, plays, a “Saturday with Shakespeare” family event, a teachers’ workshop, and a companion exhibit in Special Collections.

Faculty Spotlight: ACMRS Affiliate R.A. Kashanipour

R.A. Kashanipour is a cultural historian and historical anthropologist of culture, knowledge, and power with particularly interests in indigenous peoples in the Spanish Atlantic world. His research explores the production of metaphysical knowledge and the epistemologies of experience of the early modern world and has published in the William & Mary Quarterly, Journal of Ecological Anthropology and Atlantic Studies.

Pastime with Good Company

The Influence of Continental Music On the Compositions of Henry VIII

ACMRS Award Winner Lecture & Brown Bag

Presented by Juliet Wilkins
PhD Student in English Literature, ASU

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | 12:30-1:30pm
Lattie F. Coor Hall, Room 4403 | ASU Tempe Campus
Free and open to the public
Parking is available in Lot 20 (pay per space) for $3/hour

The Other Caribbean Islands

Revising Antonio Benitez Rojo’s Concept of the Meta-Archipelago and the Role of the Canary Islands in Antillean Identity

ACMRS Ad Hoc Series Lecture & Brown Bag

Xiomara Nuñez Rodriguez
Ph.D. Student in Spanish, ASU

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 2:00-3:00pm
Lattie F. Coor Hall, room 4403
ASU Tempe Campus
Parking is available in Lot 20 (pay per space) for $3/hour