Faculty news and highlights

  Fordham University Press has recently published Of Elephants and Toothaches: Ethics, Politics, and Religion in Krzysztof Kieślowski’s Decalogue, a collection of critical essays on The Decalogue, a 1989 film cycle based on the Ten Commandments, directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski for Polish television. Edited by Eva Badowska (English) and Francesca Parmeggiani (Modern Languages and Literatures), both […]

The Diversity Research Grant is a grant to support research related to children’s and young adult cultural artifacts (including media, culture, and texts) about populations that have been traditionally underrepresented or marginalized culturally and/or historically.

Read the full coverage here: NEH Grant Awarded to Dr. Lise Schreier, Associate Professor of French, to Study “Child-Gifting” Lise Schreier, PhD, associate professor of French. Photo by Bruce Gilbert

As the year 2014-2015 ended, the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures celebrated Dr Leo Hoar, who after 58 years, retired from his teaching responsibilities in the department. Leo Hoar will remain a member of the faculty as Emeritus. Join us in congratulating and thanking Dr Leo Hoar for his many contributions to Fordham University […]