Romance Languages & Literatures

Portuguese Literary Award Winners from Portugal

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 27, 2017

  As primeiras coisas/Amaral, Bruno Vieira, 1978-. First novel. Winner of the Prémio  literário Fernando Namora and the Prémio Livro Time Out. Winner of the Prémio José Saramago   Os memoráveis : romance/Jorge, Lídia. Novel. Winner of the Prémio Urbano Tavares Rodrigues.   Passagens/Gersão, Teoli...

Italian Literary Prize Winners added to the Collection

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 19, 2017

L’ultimo arrivato/ Balzano, Marco. Winner of the Premio Campiello literary prize. Niente è come te /Rattaro, Sara. Winner of the Bancarella literary prize. Terre rare /Veronesi, Sandro. Winner of Bagutta literary prize La Ferocia/Lagioia, Nicola.Winner of the Premio Strega literary prize &a...

New French Literature Titles

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 6, 2017

Hello, Below is a list of new French Literature Titles from our 2017 Amalivre Approval Plan. Some titles of interest include Mathieu Belezi’s grisly novel Le pas suspendu de la révolte.  Read the brief review in La Vie. Or, more deeply explore Francophone African Literature in La question du pica...

New Print in French Literature added Dec. 2016 to Feb. 2017

By Brian Vetruba on March 23, 2017

Click here to download an Excel file of the 96 titles recently added in French Literature in the call number range PQ1 to PQ3999. The list includes direct links to titles in the Catalog. You can sort the list by title, author, or call number. Below are a few images of new titles. For questions, [...

Recent French Literature Titles from Amalivre

By Daria Carson-Dussan on December 28, 2016

La judéité dans l’œuvre de Marguerite Duras : un imaginaire entre éthique et poétique / Laurent Camerini. Paradis quartier bas (Suds 3) : roman / Antoine Audouard. Benoîte Groult : le genre et le temps / sous la direction de Sylvie Camet. L’ordre de Baudelaire : lecture des Fleurs du ...

Fall 2016 New RLL books in the stacks

By Daria Carson-Dussan on November 14, 2016

Below, is a list of recently added books from the PQ Call Number Range, which encompasses many aspects of the Romance Languages & Literatures Subject Areas. Poems. Selections;”Selected works : a new translation/ Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz ; translated by Edith Grossman ; edited by Anna M...

JSTOR Open Access ebooks

By Daria Carson-Dussan on November 9, 2016

JSTOR just released a set of open access ebooks, with a few titles of interest for RLL and LAS. This  initial set of 63 titles is available from these four publishers: University of California Press, University of Michigan Press, UCL Press, and Cornell University Press. Below are a few highlights...

A Selection of New Books in Romance Languages

By Daria Carson-Dussan on September 1, 2016

                     The migrant text : making and marketing a global French literature / Subha Xavier.Montreal ; Chicago : McGill-Queen’s University Press, [2016] Literator 2013 : Dozentur für Weltliteratur : Michael Lentz / herausgegeben von Ines Barner und Günter Blamberger.Paderborn : W...

Register Now for WU Libraries’ Free Workshops

By Julie Hale on August 29, 2016

WU Libraries will be offering a series of free research and technology workshops September 6-22. The sessions are geared toward upper-level researchers and graduate students. The workshops will be held at noon in the Arc Computer Lab on Level A  of Olin Library. Starting in mid-October, the sessi...