Research in Arts and Letters

Ron Adams sitting at desk with microphone
May 16, 2018

During his nine months in India, Dr. R. Don Adams Professor of English, has been working on a book project on ethics in modern literature. One part of the book concerns the work of the modern British-American novelist Christopher...

La Pasion Esclava book cover
May 16, 2018

Nuria Godón, Ph.D, Associate Professor of Spanish and co-editor of Transitions: Journal of Franco-Iberian Studies published a new book, La Pasión Esclava. It addresses the masochistic discursivity of the Nineteenth Century...

Barbara Ganson smiling in photo with friend
May 16, 2018

Barbara Ganson, Ph.D., Professor of History, and Director of Caribbean and Latin American Studies was the recipient of a Senior Research Fellowship from the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College for the...

Group standing in front of building in South Africa
May 16, 2018

Annette LaRocco, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Political Science attended an international workshop conference “Decolonization and the Politics of Wildlife in Africa” at the University of Stellenbosch’s Institute of...

Michael Zager
May 16, 2018

Professor Michael Zager , the Dorothy F. Schmidt Eminent Scholar in Performing Arts and the Director of the Commercial Music program, awarded his fourth Fulbright Specialist Grant. In addition to many other awards, Professor...

People sitting in chairs at an event
May 16, 2018

On Monday, February 19th, FAU hosted a workshop with a senior program officer, Stefanie Walker, Ph.D. from the National Endowment for the Humanities, one of the largest funders of humanities programs in the U.S. College of...

Phillip Hough standing on top of a hill
May 16, 2018

Dr. Phillip Hough, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology, was awarded a 2018-2019 Fellowship for $50,000 from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS). In its effort to advance scholarship in the humanities...

Noemi Marin
May 16, 2018

Dr. Noemi Marin will speak at Columbia University on April 25th about her work involving the history of political discourse. This talk, entitled "Why 1989 Still Matters: Post-Communist Rhetoric, Romanian Discourse and European...

Photo of Barbara Ganson
May 16, 2018

Barbara Ganson, Professor of History and Director of Caribbean and Latin American Studies, spent the spring semester as a Research Fellow at Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College where she completed a book...

Gathering to Save a Nation book cover
May 16, 2018

Dr. Stephen Engle was honored recently at the 55th Annual Barondess/Lincoln Award ceremony in Manhattan for his recent publication, Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln & the Union’s War Governors. Engle’s work examines...