World Languages and Cultures

Georgia State Alumna Angelica Guilbeaux Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to South Korea

Angelica Guilbeaux, an alumna of Georgia State University, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to South Korea as an English teaching assistant, the U.S. Department of State and the F. William Fulbright Scholarship Board have announced. 

Recipients of Fulbright awards are selected based on academic and professional achievement as well as a… more »

Recent Faculty Publications (World Languages and Cultures)

Héctor Fernández-L’Hoeste, Professor: Héctor D. Fernández L’Hoeste, Lalo Alcaraz: Political Cartooning in the Latino Community (University of Mississippi Press, 2017).

Elena del Río Parra, Professor: Elena del Río Parra, “Vivir en el extremo. Locura y suicidio en la temprana modernidad española”. Monstruosidad y locura en los Siglos de Oro. Ed. Susana Gala Pellicer. Special issue,… more »

Recent Faculty Publications (World Languages and Cultures)

Elena Del Rio Parra, Materia Médica: Rareza, Singularidad y Accidente en la España Temprano-Moderna (University of North Carolina Press, 2016).

Fernández L’Hoeste, Héctor. “What’s in an Accent? Gender and Cultural Stereotypes in the Work of Sofía Vergara.” In The Routledge Companion to Latina/o Media. Eds. María Elena Cepeda and Dolores Inés Casillas. London, UK: Routledge,… more »

Georgia State University Receives $800,000 Grant to Improve Language Learning in Urban Areas

Georgia State University has received a four-year, $800,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to establish a National Language Resource Centers (LRC) Program. The Georgia State University LRC, the Center for Urban Language Teaching and Research (CULTR), is one of only 16 centers nationwide and will serve as the only center of its type… more »

New program connects Georgia State University students and international exchange students

The College of Arts and Sciences has added a new program to its roster: The International Exchange Student Buddy Program. Headed by Director of International Programs, Gayle Nelson, the program sets out to enrich and ease the study abroad experience for incoming international exchange students.

The International Student Program matches Georgia State University students from… more »