News and Events

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Hispanic Heritage Month Film Series 2015.   

All showings are on Thursdays in Landrum Academic Center 110 at 4:30 p.m. Free and open to the public

  • 17 September: Yo bailé con don Porfirio/I Danced with Don Porfirio (Joaquín Pardavé 1942)
  • 24 September: Santo en el museo de cera/Santo in the Wax Museum (Alfonso Corona Blake & Manuel San Fernando 1963)
  • 1 October: Santo y Blue Demon contra los monstruos/ Santo and Blue Demon Against the Monsters Theatre  (Gilberto Martínez Solares 1957)
  • 8 October: El estudiante/The Student (Roberto Girou 2009)

For other events scheduled for Hispanic Heritage Month, click here.

Films in German

The following films will be shown in conjunction with the German Juvenile Literature course.  Time: 6:00 p.m., Place: Landrum Academic Center 110:

  • 9 September – Küss mich Frosch
  • 18 November – Es ist ein Elch entsprungen

Let's Talk About It

Faculty from World Languages and Literatures will once again lead book discussions as part of the Fall 2015 Let's Talk About It series.  All discussions will take place on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at the Cold Spring Branch of the Campell County Public Library.  For more information click here or on the flier icon at right.

  • 1 September.  The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carré.  Moderated by Nancy K. Jentsch
  • 15 September.  Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya.  Moderated by Brent Doss
  • 29 September.  The Golden Ass by Apuleius (trans. E. J. Kenney).  Moderated by Kathleen M. Quinn
  • 20 October.  The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux.  Moderated by Katherine C. Kurk

German Unity Campus Weeks

Campus events commemorating 25 Years of German Unity

  • Poetry Reading: Reflections on Identity and Diversity in Unity.  Tuesday, 6 October at 5 p.m. in Landrum Academic Center 110: For more information click here.
  • Unity Trivia Night.  Wednesday, 7 October at 6 p.m. in Landrum Academic Center 110.  For more information click here
  • Lunch Lectures (bring your lunch and learn!)  12:00-1:00 p.m. in Landrum Academic Center 506.  For more information, click here.
    • Wednesday, 14 October: Dr. Richard Schade, Berlin Wall & All: Towards German  Unification in 1990
    • Monday, 19 October: Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann, Over-the-Rhine: Cincinnati's Historic German District and Environments
  • Film:  Rockin' the Wall (Marc Leif, 2010).  Thursday, 29 October at 4:30 p.m. in Landrum Academic Center 506.  Followed by panel discussion by NKU faculty.
  • High School German Unity Photo Contest.  Deadline: Monday, 9 November.  For more information click here.
  • Unity Poster Walk.  Read all about the process of German reunification as you take a walking tour of NKU!  Click here for a map showing the locations of all the posters.

National French Week, November 4-10, 2015

  • Wednesday, November 4: the renowned French Déjeuner & Bake Sale will take place on the first floor of Landrum.

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Parking on campus

Unless otherwise indicated, events sponsored by the Department of World Languages and Literatures are free and open to the public.  However, NKU does charge visitors to park on campus.  For more information, check the NKU Visitor Parking page.

Locations on campus: For a campus map, click here.

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