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Dante Lecture—April 14


Dante and Italy's Singer-Songwriters Tuesday, March 8th, 6PM- Bondurant 204C … [Read More...]

Lectures By Linguists

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Read about the Linguistics Program in the Department of Modern Languages at the University of Mississippi. … [Read More...]

Linguistics Professor Allison Burkette on Cornpone

Photo by Denny Culbert.

This story, Cornpone: A Borrowed Term for a Borrowed Staple, first appeared in the winter 2015-16 issue of UM's Southern Foodways … [Read More...]

Alumnus Spanish Major Named To Forbes 30 Under 30 List


Patrick Woodyard honored for social entrepreneurship of shoe manufacturer Nisolo JANUARY 29, 2016  |  BY MICHAEL NEWSOM Patrick … [Read More...]

German Professor Receives Prestigious Research Fellowship

Corina L. Petrescu

Corina L. Petrescu, associate professor of German, has received a prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced … [Read More...]

Shanghai Folk Music Concert

Shangai concert poster

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at 7:30PM in Nutt Auditorium (across the street from the Ford Center for the Performing Arts), FREE & OPEN TO … [Read More...]

University Hosts Hispanic Heritage Series


Series of lectures and films offers insights into diverse Hispanic American societies In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the … [Read More...]

Join us this fall for the Hispanic Heritage Series!


Speakers, free films, and receptions … [Read More...]

French Professor One of 70 Ransom Center Fellows

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Anne Quinney, professor of modern languages, has been selected as one of 70 Harry Ransom Center research fellows for the 2015-2016 academic … [Read More...]

UM Hosts Joint Language Workshop with French Embassy

Haydée Silva, professor at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Mexico City, led the workshop.

Sessions focus on using games as learning tools The Department of Modern Languages at the University of Mississippi and the French … [Read More...]

Faculty Publications

Language and Material Culture

Allison Paige Burkette


Les Eschéz d’Amours

Edited by Gregory Heyworth and Daniel E. O’Sullivan


Beyond Denotation

Allen Clark

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Ten Stories from Iraq

Allen Clark

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Ahlan wa Sahlan

Allen Clark

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Escritoras de Hispanoamerica

Diane E. Marting


The Bill Question

Donald L. Dyer


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