Dr. Mike Picone was knighted! The general Consul of France presented Dr. Picone with the award of “Chevalier de l’Ordre des Palmes académiques” in an official ceremony on 29 janvier 2016.
Dr. Metka Zupancic published “New Feminine Myths as Builders of New Transcultural Horizons.” Transcultural Negotiations of Gender: Studies in (Be)longing. Indrani Mukherjje and Saugata Bhaduri, ed. Springer Publications (India), 2015.
Dr. Metka Zupancic published “Kristeva’s The Samurai: ‘Camouflage of sacredness in a desacralized world’.” Myths in Crisis. The Crisis of Myth. José Manuel Losada Goya and Antonella Lipscomb, eds. Newcastle
Dr. Isabelle Drewelow published “Liberté et République: Using familiar constructs to cultivate learners’ awareness of diverse perspectives.” The Language Educator, 10 (3), 48-50.(August 2015).
Dr. Metka Zupancic published “Slovene Literature in English Translation: Anthologies, by Whom, for Whom?” In collaboration with Alojzija Zupan Sosič. Slovene Studies 36.1 (2014 [June 2015]): 19-37.
Dr. Metka Zupancic published with With Mojca Schlamberger Brezar “Le Tramway de Claude Simon: les aléas de la traduction.” Cahiers Claude Simon, 10 (April 2015): 79-92.
An article from The Crimson White about the French study abroad program: http://cw.ua.edu/2014/02/10/students-dive-into-french-culture/