Category Archives: World Languages & Cultures

Panel discussion on the Refugee Situation in Georgia

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A panel discussion – Refugees in Georgia: Separating Fact from Fiction – will be held on Tuesday,  March 1 from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Lobby of the Rialto Center for the Arts. Panelists include: Justin Howell: International … Continue reading

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New! More Subject Areas Added to Oxford Bibliographies Online

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Good news! We’ve recently added four new subject areas to our Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO) holdings. The new areas are: Cinema and Media Studies Communication Latin American Studies Sociology Each subject area within OBO presents in-depth background information (written by top experts) on major … Continue reading

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Author Series: The Art and Life of Atlanta Artist Wilbur G. Kurtz

The Georgia State University Emeriti Association is hosting a book talk by Dr. David O’Connell, Professor Emeritus of French, on his book The Art and Life of Atlanta Artist Wilbur G. Kurtz Thursday May 22nd, 11am to 12:30 pm, Library … Continue reading

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Five From Five: Historic and Contemporary Connections to Brazil, China, Korea, South Africa, and Turkey

Georgia State University will host five authors this semester in a series called Five From Five. Writers from Brazil, China, Korea, South Africa, and Turkey, will visit Atlanta during spring 2014 to read from their work and engage audiences in … Continue reading

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Trouble Accessing Articles?

Looking for a specific article? Here’s how to tell if the library has it and how to get a copy if we don’t. Step 1: Find It @ GSU You’ll be able to access articles in journals the library subscribes … Continue reading

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MLA Embraces “Green” Open Access

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MLA Director of Scholarly Communication Kathleen Fitzpatrick announced that the Modern Language Association is endorsing the open access publishing movement. Her article, “Openness, value, and scholarly societies – The Modern Language Association model,” published in the December issue of College … Continue reading

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Festival Cinematografico Italiano // Italian Film Festival

The 6th Annual Italian Film Festival, sponsored by GSU’s CENCIA initiative, runs April 5-7. All the films are free to attend, and will be screened at the Rialto Center for the Arts. View the full schedule of films here. Should … Continue reading

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