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Effective this summer, several new faculty have assumed leadership positions in the College of Humanities.
How can we help multilingual writers thrive? The Research and Writing Center and the Department of Linguistics find answers.
James Tissot experimented with painting uncommon biblical scenes that create rich resonance.
Four BYU students pay their respects to American soldiers who died defending France.
Award winning author Kossi Komla-Ebri describes the prevalence—and effects—of racism in Italy.
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.
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.