Visiting artist and designer Parisa Tashakori will lecture and work with students as well as lead design workshops with UAB DAAH graphic design students.

Misunderstandings and tantrums abound when the four members of the self-absorbed Bliss family each invite a guest for the weekend. Coward’s beloved play is a delightful mix of high farce and comedy of manners. 

Sculptor Kevin Vanek will lecture, lead a workshop for students and offer a glimpse into his creative process at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

A performance by artist Irene Grau is documented in the exhibition “Irene Grau: Incohérent Walk,” at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Works by 25 student artists will be featured in the 43rd Juried Annual Student Exhibition at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Students who study Japanese language might be drawn by their affinities for subcultures such as anime and manga, but it offers more than accessible entertainment, says Yumi Takamiya, assistant professor in the Department of Foreign Language and Literatures.

Curated by art history students, the exhibition focuses on three epidemics, along with a lecture by Michael Saag, M.D.
A new concentration in applied professional Spanish, which focuses on providing students a higher level of language proficiency for business- and health care-related topics, was launched this fall.
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 12:21

Japanese Consul-General presents grant

Takashi Shinozuka, Consul-General of Japan in Atlanta, presented the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures a grant for $30,000 to further Japanese education in the UAB College of Arts and Sciences.

Tuesday, 11 September 2018 11:45

Theatre UAB presents new 2018-2019 season

This season, the Department of Theatre will world-premiere a new, original musical, “Savage.”
Registration is open now, with classes starting in October.
The exhibition will highlight the diverse work created in the UAB painting studio under Professor of Painting Gary Chapman’s guidance.

AEIVA will host a solo exhibition for UAB Assistant Professor of Sculpture Stacey Holloway, who is the recipient of SECAC’s annual Artist’s Fellowship. AEIVA recently spoke with Holloway about her work and the upcoming exhibition, which opens Sept. 10.

Faculty in the Department of English edit two notable literary journals: the Birmingham Poetry Review and NELLE.

Ten senior faculty members from the Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (BPATC) came to UAB for an intensive three-week training program centered around building leadership skills in the public sector.

In the college piano competition, junior Zoe Willis won the upper division and sophomore Mira Walker won the lower division.
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 13:11

Read the Newest DFLL Newsletter

Want to catch up with what's been happening in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures? Read the latest newsletter to get an overview of of student awards and scholarship, study abroad news, and upcoming events!
Films from student and amateur filmmakers from around Alabama will be screened April 10.
With deliriously tuneful songs, big musical numbers, a huge cast and colorful costumes, “Hairspray” celebrates the ’60s and equality.
Faculty and students in the Department of Art and Art History will lead the design workshops.
Page 1 of 22