News & Announcements Archive


Portuguese Program Speaker Series

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The spring speaker series kicks off on March 26 with Dr. Talía Guzmán-González from the Library of Congress, discussing “Luso-Brazilian Treasures in the Nations Library.” Then, on April 23, hear Nicole Labruto from MIT talk about, “Nationalizing Nature.” Both events are 1-3 p.m. in the Sherwood Room of Levering Hall.


“Digitizing Early Modern Music and Poetry.” March 13, 5:30 pm, Gilman 479

The Italian Program presents: “Digitizing Early Modern Music and Poetry: The Tasso in Music Project,” a lecture by Professor Emiliano Ricciardi. Emiliano Ricciardi is Assistant Professor of Music History at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University, which he completed in 2013 with the support of an ACLS/Mellon fellowship, and […]


Recruitment underway for Lecturer in Spanish

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures at the Johns Hopkins University seeks to appoint a full-time Lecturer to teach undergraduate courses in the Spanish Language Program beginning Fall 2018. Candidates should ideally have the following qualifications: M.A. required, PhD desirable with a concentration in Second Language Acquisition, Applied Linguistics or Foreign Language […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Robert Bruce Roulston Fund Grant

GRLL is accepting applications for summer research support in the amount of $1,250 to be awarded to one graduate student in the German Program to support their summer research from May 14 to August 14, 2018. Interested students should submit a 1-2 page research proposal by email to: Teri M. Caughman German & Romance Languages […]


Apply Now for the 2018 William H. McClain Dissertation Fund Grant

The fund was established by friends and alumni of the German program in honor of the late Professor William McClain, who was a member of the Hopkins faculty from 1953-1982. The fund provides dissertation support for a doctoral candidate in German. Two grants in the amount of $1,250 each will be awarded to graduate students […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Cornelia Hohenberg Kaye Memorial Research Grant in German-Austrian Culture

Apply now for the 2018 Cornelia Hohenberg Kaye Memorial Research Grant in German-Austrian Culture. Four travel grants in the amount of $1250 will be awarded to graduate students planning a dissertation on some aspect of late nineteenth- and/or twentieth-century culture in Germany and/or Austria. Students in the departments of: German and Romance Languages & Literatures, […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Max Kade Summer Travel Grant

The German Program, with the support of the Max Kade Center for Modern German Thought, is pleased to announce travel grants in the amount of $1,200 to support summer study abroad (German language courses, seminars in other disciplines, internships) in Germany. Applicants must be full-time graduate and undergraduates at Johns Hopkins University. Prior knowledge of […]


Portuguese Program Movie Night

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Join us for popcorn, guaraná, and a movie! On Feb. 15 we will screen The Man of the Year, on March 15 we will screen Antônia, and on April 19 we will screen God is Brazilian. All events are in Gilman 479 from 7:30-10 p.m.