Dr. Valenzuela leads linguistics workshop for native teachers in the Amazon
Dr. Robert Buranello represents CU in Multiple Universities
Dr. Robert Buranello, Musco Professor of Italian in the Department of Languages, participated in The California Interdisciplinary Consortium of Italian Studies (CICIS) Annual Conference at Scripps and Pomona Colleges, California, February 10-11, 2012. For its tenth year, the conference adopted the theme, “Italian Cities: Visible and Invisible.” On Saturday, February 11, 2012, Dr. Buranello presented the paper “Zonderwater: the ‘tendopoli’ of identity,” part of his on-going research into Italian POW literature.
On Wednesday, February 15, 2012, Dr. Buranello will be giving a guest lecture at the George L. Graziadio Center for Italian Studies at California State University, Long Beach, entitled, “Moose on the Loose: A Theatrical Representation of the Italian Canadian Experience in Los Angeles.” This contemporary comedy by Dina Morrone played to excellent reviews and enjoyed an extended run in Los Angeles in the Spring and Summer of 2011. Dr. Buranello will be joined by the playwright at this event.