California State University at Fresno, Foreign Languages and Literatures Department
Tipo de actividad:
Congreso, jornada, encuentro
Fresno - California
Estados Unidos
Fecha de inicio: 
Lunes, 11 abril, 2005
Fecha de finalización: 
Martes, 12 abril, 2005
Dirección postal completa: 
University Business Center. California State University at Fresno.
Teléfono 1: 
+1 559 278 3056
Información adicional: 

The 400th birthday of ''Don Quixote'' author Miguel de Cervantes will be celebrated in a spring ''intellectual and artistic exploration'' lecture series that begins Monday, Feb. 28, at California State University, Fresno.The College of Arts and Humanities 2005 Spring Lecture Series begins with a lecture by Dr. Sander Van der Leeuw on ''Environment and Crisis of the Roman Empire'' at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Smittcamp Alumni House, 2625 E. Matoian Way.The birthday of ''Quixote'' author Cervantes will be celebrated April 11-12 with several presentations and displays:- The Cervantes Symposium from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the University Business Center. Keynote speaker will be Dr. Alban K. Forcione, Alma Schapiro Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University. - ''Cervantes and the Visual Art of Spain'' art exhibit with pieces selected by Dr. Gina Strumwasser in the President¿s Gallery in the Thomas Administration Building. - ''Music for the Golden Age of Spain'' at 8 p.m. in the Music building Concert Hall. Performers are the Fresno State Chamber Singers directed by Dr. Anna Hamre; the Clendenin Brass Quintet, Dr. Michael Caldwell, trumpet, and Dr. Cory Whitehead, guitar. An exhibit in the Henry Madden Library of some of Cervantes works and other books relating to Don Quixote in the first-floor lobby collection display. Other speakers in the spring lecture series are Dr. Kevin Ayotte, ''Weapons of Mass Deterrence Selling the Distinction Between Worthy and Unworthy Weapons'', on March 7; Dr. David Ross, ''What's Modern About (Early) Modern Philosophy'', on April 4; and José Cruz González, ''Bilingual Theatre for Young Audiences: The Value, Challenges, and Considerations for the Playwright, Director, Producer, and Teacher'', on April 21. For more information on the lecture series, contact Dr. José Díaz at +1 559 278 3056.

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