Arika Okrent

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linguistics

Linguistics for Laypeople


How browsing the library stacks led to a book and a career
Bob Daily, AM’86; Courtney Saladino, AM’08; John Leverence, AM’69

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humanities at work, alumni

Hollywood Humanists


Three alumni trade the city of big shoulders for the city of angels

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translation

Two Perspectives on Translation


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graduate students
The game Underground, which simulates surgery, was one focus of Mikki Kressbach's class on popular science and new media

Digging Deep


Stuart Tave fellows’ courses address video games, ISIS headlines, and physiognomy
literature
Frederick de Armas

Excerpt: El Abra del Yumurí


"No one would dream of not inviting them, for the consequences would be devastating, fatal."
interview
Anne Walters Robertson, Dean, Division of the Humanities

An Interview with Dean Robertson


The Dean answers a few questions from Tableau about her own scholarship.
new faculty
New faculty members Josephine McDonagh, Ellen MacKay, and Sianne Ngai

New Faculty, Fall 2017


Four faculty members join the Department of Art History and Department of English Language and Literature.