Designed to teach students to express themselves clearly and effectively in French, the program in French and Francophone Studies also acquaints them with the depth and breadth of literary and cultural expression in French. > more
An interdisciplinary minor, Italian Studies enables those who wish to extend their study beyond language to areas of Italian literature, history, film, art history and music. Students may also petition for an Independent Major to further expand their Italian studies. > more
Promoting not only communication skills, Hispanic studies encourages exploration of cultural contexts and texts to lead to a broad understanding of issues facing Hispanic communities. > more
Recent News and Events
The New England Contemporary Italian Film Festival begins on October 22! Refreshments in Sachar 115 from 6:15. Opening remarks at 6:45 PM directly before the screening of the first film, La Kryptonite Nella Borsa di Ivan Cotroneo (2011), in Wasserman Cinematheque.
Please join us for our Meet the Romance Studies Majors/Minors and Faculty event on Thursday, October 30 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in Shiffman 217. UDRs from all three Romance Studies areas as well as representatives from the Hiatt Career Center and Study Abroad will be there. PIZZA, DESSERTS, AND A RAFFLE!
October is Italian Heritage Month! There's lots going on in the Boston area for this celebration. Click on the link to check out the upcoming events!
For more information on any of these events, please see our ROMS Event Page.
Romance Studies is a department within the Division of Humanities.