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Discover an unusual connection between Janis Nuckolls's research in Ecuador and the Utah State Prison.
Jacob Rawlins's membership in a London-based publishing organization creates opportunities for connection and scholarship.
Dive into 1800s Latter-day Saint women’s culture with a database of newspaper advertisements.
Walk the streets of Paris this winter without leaving Provo. (Sadly, no food or drinks allowed.)
Are you struggling with productivity and time management? Try these six suggestions to get focused.
For the last five centuries, book publishing played a remarkable role in preserving Welsh identity and language in the face of external cultural and linguistic challenges.
Recent alumna Alyssa Baer shares her story and advice for students interested in the Digital Humanities program.
Albert Camus’ novel depicts the city of Oran, Algeria during a contemporary outbreak of the plague. While there are obvious parallels between the plague in the novel and the peste brune (the brown plague, a nickname for the Nazis who occupied France during World War 2), by transforming the threat into an act of nature, Camus shifts the focus from human cruelty to the many reactions to suffering: some pretend it doesn’t exist, some try to escape it, others accept it and try to alleviate pain.
At BYU’s 2019 Education Week conference, professor of Linguistics David Eddington shared his insights about the nature of births, deaths, and evolution of languages.
David Eddington lectures at BYU Education Week on the history of the human language, how we process language, and how language changes.
Congratulations to Associate Dean Corry Cropper and Associate Professor Christopher Flood (French & Italian) for receiving the Mormon History Association (MHA) 2021 Best Book on International Mormon History award for their collaborative publication, Mormons in Paris: Polygamy on the French Stage.
Julia Flanders, a pioneer in the digitization of text and the creation of online corpora, addressed BYU and University of Utah professors and students regarding her work.