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English Faculty Edit and Contribute to New Book Analyzing Television and the U.S. South

Friday, October 20, 2017

Small-Screen Souths: Region, Identity, and the Cultural Politics of Television will be released in November by the Louisiana State University Press.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Humanities Research & Innovation English

University Libraries to Host 'Reveal of the Ferial Psalter' Oct. 18

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

University Libraries and the Medieval and Renaissance Studies for the grand reveal of a recently acquired Ferial Psalter from 15th century Bohemia from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in Carnall Hall.

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Fulbright Humanities Colloquium Series Features Research on Tzarist Russia and Jewish Pogroms

Monday, October 16, 2017

Professor Nadja Berkovich will present "Integrative Journalism: Bogoraz's Silhouettes of the Gomel Pogrom" from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, in CHEM 144.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Make Your Spanish Language Skills Count and Get Credit

Friday, October 13, 2017

Students with native and near native Spanish proficiency may take a fast track exam on Nov. 3 to earn credit for up to nine hours of Spanish coursework. 

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Poet Kaveh Akbar Kicks Off 2017 True Lit Festival

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Program in Creative Writing and Translation will host Iranian American poet Kaveh Akbar as the 2017 Arkansas International Featured Reader at the True Lit Fayetteville Literary Festival.

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U of A Communication Professor Wins Prestigious National Award for Book

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Lisa M. Corrigan won the National Communication Association’s highest honor, the 2017 Diamond Anniversary Book Award for Prison Power.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Awards Humanities Communication

Journalism Professor's Documentaries Now Available Through Institutional Repository

Monday, October 09, 2017

Fourteen documentaries created by professor Larry Foley are now available for viewing through the U of A's institutional repository, ScholarWorks@UARK.

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Honors College to Host Robert Cochran Lecture on Outsider Art

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Robert Cochran, a renowned scholar of folklore, will give a lecture titled "Triumph in Rags: At Play with Outsider Artists" at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.

Honors College J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures English

University Libraries Complete Processing for Bales Papers

Thursday, October 05, 2017

The James D. Bales Papers document the life, world tours and political and religious work of Harding College professor James D. Bales, whose work focused on anti-communism and Christianity.

Humanities Libraries Research & Innovation

Two U of A Documentary Films Picked for Hot Springs Film Festival 2017

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Two U of A documentary films will screen at the 2017 Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival on Oct. 10. Both films were produced by the School of Journalism and Strategic Media. 

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