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News from the Siena College Department of Modern Languages & Classics


Through a Siena College Summer Faculty Research Fellowship, Assistant Professor Lisette Balabarca has been conducting academic research at Biblioteca de Catalunya and Archivo de la Corona de Aragón during the month of July 2012 in Barcelona (Spain). Additionally, Professor Balabarca           received a NEH grant for a Summer Institute in Barcelona (July 2-27, 2012). Through the Institute, “Networks and Knowledge: Synthesis and Innovation in Muslim-Christian-Jewish Medieval Mediterranean,” Professor Balabarca participated in a series of conferences, exchanged ideas, and developed enriching discussions with colleagues in Medieval Mediterranean Studies from other American institutions.