News & Announcements Archive

January 18, 2017

2017 David Baumgardt Fellowship Awarded to Jason Yonover

The Leo Baeck Institute has awarded Jason Yonover  with the 2017 David Baumgardt Fellowship for his research project on The Importance of Spinoza’s Moral and Political Philosophy in German Idealism.


October 5, 2016

Orlando furioso at 500, 1516-2016

Orlando Furioso at 500 Poster

Join us Oct. 13-15 for an international colloquium sponsored by: The Charles Singleton Center for the Study of Premodern Europe, Johns Hopkins University Center for the Humanities, Loyola University Maryland Department of Foreign Languages, Towson University Goucher College, and Book Studies Program Cenacolo Italiano di Baltimora.


September 15, 2016

Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Iberian Studies- Tenure Track

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins seeks to fill the position of Assistant Professor of Iberian Studies, tenure track. The preferred primary field will be modern Iberian literature and/or cinema, with secondary interest’s related fields such as media studies or comparative literature. The successful application will have a proven […]


September 14, 2016

Job Opening: Assistant Professor of Italian Studies- Tenure Track

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at Johns Hopkins University seeks to fill the position of Assistant Professor of Italian Studies, tenure track. The preferred primary field will be modern Italian literature and/or cinema, with secondary interests in related fields such as media studies or comparative literature. The successful application will have a […]


September 14, 2016

Brazilian Film Festival

Film Festival Poster

Come and enjoy an array of films focused on Brazilian music and the lives of the highly influential individuals that contributed to such rich melodies. Light refreshments will be served.


September 14, 2016

Portuguese Program Movie Night

Movie Night Poster

The Portuguese Program cordially invites you to join us once a month to watch Brazilian films. Enjoy popcorn and try a guarana (delicious Brazilian soda)!


September 13, 2016

Portuguese Program Speaker Series

Speaker Series Poster

Our inaugural Speaker Series offers experts presenting their research in order to inspire and challenge JHU’s audience. Refreshments will be served.


September 13, 2016

Hopkins Intersession Brazil: Afro-Brazilian Culture & History

Interession Brazil Poster

Join the Portuguese Program in Brazil from January 9-26, 2017, for an amazing experience! Study Afro-Brazilian culture and history while having a Portuguese language immersion experience in this rich agricultural, industrial & vibrant maritime district.


September 13, 2016

Russell-Wood Award Funding Opportunity

Russell Wood Poster

Students interested in joining the Intersession program to Salvador should not miss the Russell-Wood Award funding opportunity. Deadline is October 1.


September 1, 2016

VERSUS: Antagonism, Self-Criticism, and Hostility in Literature and Art: Italian Graduate Conference

September 16-17: Join the Italian Graduate Students for their annual conference featuring keynote speakers Natalie Hester and Stanley Fish.