Master a language. Live in that language and its culture and learn to think differently. Study complex global social and ethical issues through literature and film. This is what the faculty of LLC offers you in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, and Russian.
Congratulations to this year's Outstanding LLC Majors:
Arabic Studies: Cory Labov
Chinese Studies: Chloe Lubin-Kirchner
French: Tony DaLomba, Lily Calaycay, Jackie Sirc
German Studies: Ryan McEvoy
Italian Studies: Abby Sanchez
Russian Studies: Carey Caruso, Taylor Johnson
- Kapanga Service Award
Dr. Kasongo Kapanga was recently recgonized for 25 years of service to the University of Richmond.
- Kapanga Book
Kasongo Kapanga recently published the book The Writing of the Nation: Expressing Identity through Congolese Literary Texts and Films. He was also recently featured on Podcasts@Boatwright, discussing the book.
- Radi Book
Dr. Lidia Radi's book Virtue of Literature in the Renaissance was recently published by Classiques Garnier.
- Howell Podcast
Yvonne Howell discussed her latest book, Red Star Tales : A Century of Russian and Soviet Science Fiction as part of the Podcasts@Boatwright Series.
- Howell Book
Dr. Yvonne Howell published Red Star Tales, a collection of over a century of science-fiction stories from Russia and the former Soviet Union.
- Bonfiglio named Chair
Dr. Thomas Bonfiglio has been named the William Judson Gaines Chair in Modern Foreign Languages.
- Troncale Fellowship
Dr. Joe Troncale has been awarded a 2015 Fellowship in Russia by the Likhachev Foundation and will spend two weeks in Russia this May. The fellowships support foreign professionals in the field of arts and culture who currently work on creative projects on (or related to) Russian culture or history. Troncale is preparing to curate an exhibition of Nicholas Roerich’s paintings, drawings, and sketches.
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Scholarship Repository Readership
The University of Richmond's Scholarship Repository shares faculty publications with a world-wide audience. The map below shows where articles from LLC faculty are being read around the globe.