ZOOM talk: Walter Benjamin and the Sounds of Childhood
Wednesday, March 3
11am - 12pm

 Ilit Ferber, who teaches Philosophy at the University of Tel Aviv will be giving a talk on her new research Wednesday, March 3 at 11am on ZOOM.

Making the Language Curriculum More Inclusive
Wednesday, March 3
3pm - 4pm
Remote - Zoom

This session will focus on questions of diversity and inclusion in the foreign language classroom with an emphasis on issues of representation, accessibility, and engagement.

Facilitating Topics of Sexual Trauma in the Classroom
Thursday, March 4
10am - 11:30am
Campus Center, Online

Faculty will learn about trauma-informed teaching practices that include suggestions on how to draft a syllabus, provide advance notice to students regarding the subject to be discussed, and for facilitating class discussion.

Come Sta L'Italiano? A Conversation with Beppe Severgnini
Monday, March 8
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Join Italian Studies at W&M for a lunchtime conversation with acclaimed Italian columnist and writer Beppe Severgnini.

Eurocentrism, Knowledge-Making & Decolonial Dialogue: Linda Martín Alcoff  &  Carlos Rivera-Santana  
Thursday, March 11
3:30pm - 5pm

Eurocentrism, Knowledge Making and Decolonial Dialogue

Linda Martín Alcoff (Hunter, CUNY) and Carlos Rivera Santana (Hispanic Studies, W&M)

Thursday March 11 3:30-5pm:

Open to Public 

Spring Break Day 3 - no classes for undergraduates
Wednesday, March 17
All day
Location not specified

Spring Break Day for undergraduates

    Asian American Plural: The Travels of Transnational Scheherazade in Alia Yunis' "The Night Counter"
    Thursday, March 18
    9:30am - 10:45am
    Digital Streaming

    Esteemed novelist and filmmaker Alia Yunis (The Night Counter) is the premiering author of Asian American Plural: Literature Across Borders, organized by Dr. R. Benedito Ferrao as part of his course OUTSIDE IN: TRANSNATIONAL ASIAN AMERICAN LITERATURE.

    Modern Languages and Literatures: Info Session
    Friday, March 19
    3pm - 4pm

    Questions about the Foreign Language Proficiency Requirement? Not sure what the Placement Test is about? Interested in taking an advanced language class or learning a new language but not sure if it’s for you?

    "Can America be a Free Country?": A Lecture by Yale Professor Timothy Snyder
    Tuesday, March 23
    4pm - 5:15pm
    Yale Professor Timothy Snyder will deliver the 2021 George Tayloe Ross Address on International Peace.
    Asian Centennial Film Series: "Searching for Anna May Wong" Directed by Denise Chan, Z. Eric Yang
    Friday, March 26
    12pm - 1:30pm
    Streaming via Registration

    “Searching for Anna May Wong,” traces the journey of actor Natasha Tina Liu, who raises the question, “If trailblazing Anna May Wong were still alive today, would she still face the same racism and challenges she experienced during her time in Hollywood?”


    Ongoing Events

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    Tepper Speaker Series - Spring 2021
    Thursday, February 25 - Thursday, March 11
    5pm - 5pm
    TBD, ZOOM - https://cwm.zoom.us/j/7171600647

    The Russian and Post - Soviet Studies Program invites you to the Tepper Speaker Series: Global Russia.