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MFLL Grad Students Present at Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference GaboFest: A Celebration of Gabriel García Márquez MFLL Courses Taught in English for Spring 2020 Hispanic Film Festival Italian Students Win EURECA Undergraduate Research Award Lecture: Truth, Beauty — and Violence: Vladimir Nabokov, John Keats, and the Unmentionable. Dr. Stanislav Shabrin, UNC

The Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literatures develops language proficiency to foster critical thinking through literary, cinematic, and linguistic analysis and hence to establish incisive perspectives on cultures and civilizations, including our own. The many faculty and student accomplishments in research, teaching, and service to the community build a solid foundation for exciting professional futures by informed, engaged citizens.

Students can earn a B.A. in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures with a concentration in French, German, Italian, Russian, or Spanish. We also offer a concentration in Language and World Business, available for all of these languages plus Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, and Portuguese. Classes are available in a tenth language, Hebrew, as well. For Persian, we offer modified self-instructional language learning; for more information, please visit "Taped Language Program".

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