Recent Work

SHAKESPEARE AND THE DRAMA

2006 Manka Revania Dulche: Shakespeare as Language Planner
A lecture given at Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg, South Africa.
2006 Hamlet in Esperanto
Paper given at the University of Florence, Italy, for a conference on the work of Bruno Migliorini.
2006 Hamleto en Esperanto
Esperanto version of the above.
2003 John Ford's 'Tis Pity She's a Whore
Program notes for a performance by students in the Theatre Division of the Hartt School at the University of Hartford.
2003 Inter-Acting: Marlowe and Shakespeare
A lecture given to the President's College, University of Hartford.
2002 Othello - Play, Opera, Film: Introduction
A lecture for the President's College, University of Hartford.
2002 Much Ado About Nothing
A lecture for the Presidentís College, University of Hartford, commenting on recent productions.
2002 Shakespeare, Italio, Internacia Lingvo
A lecture given at the European Esperanto Congress, Verona.
2002 Shakespeare, l'Italia, la lingua internazionale
A translation of the above.
2002 Shakespeare's Romances: Five Lectures
A lecture series for the President's College, University of Hartford.
2001 Twelfth Night: Five Lectures
A lecture series for the President's College, University of Hartford.
2001 Macbeth: The Dark Side
A lecture as part of a series at the Hartford Episcopal Cathedral.

LITERATURE

2008

In Praise of John Milton
Presentation to the President's College, University of Hartford, with readings by Malcolm Morrison, Johanna Morrison, Alan Rust
2007 Thomas Hardy and the Self-Consuming Vision
Paper delivered at the International Thomas Hardy Society Conference, Yale University
2007 Navigating and Expanding the MLA International Bibliography
Paper delivered at the Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Chicago
2006 The Faerie Queene and the Search for the Perfect Language
A paper given at the International Spenser Conference, Toronto, May 20.
2005 Tongue-tied in Eden
A paper given to the Twilight Club, Hartford, November.
2004 The Reader Reading the Reader Reading
Paper on Spenser and poetic truth given at the Symposium on Language, Philosophy, and Semiotics, University of Hartford.
2002

The Romantics: Some Suggestions for Reading
Background material for the above lecture series.

LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY

2008

Language and the Ingenuity Gap

Contribution to the symposium “English-Only Science in a Multilingual World,” Conference of
the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Boston
2008

Language Policy and Language Practice at the International Level: Toward a Research Agenda

Paper Delivered at the Annual Conference of the International Linguistics Association, SUNY, Old Westbury, New York
2008 Language and Society: An Approach to Language Learning
  Lecture for the Foreign Language Advisory Group and language teaching faculty, Harvard University
2007 Navigating and Expanding the MLA International Bibliography

Paper delivered at the Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Chicago

2006 Alternative Communication Strategies in International Organizations
  Paper prepared (with Timothy Reagan) for the Conference on Perspectives on Language Policy and Language Rights in the European Union.
2006

Foreign Language Study in the US: Questions and Problems

  Paper given at the Symposium “Diritti linguistici, studio delle lingue straniere ed educazione per tutti,” University of Parma, Italy.
2006 Language Equality in Europe: An Answer in Pursuit of a Question
  Paper prepared for the Conference on Language Diversity in the European Union, Kaunas, Lithuania, May 12-14.
2006 Language Inclusion and Individual Exclusion
Paper given at the MIDP Symposium, Bloemfontein, South Africa, April 24-26.
2005 Globalization, Localization and Language Choice
Humanities Center Lecture Series on Globalization, University of Hartford, April 18.
2004 Language Equality in International Relations
Remarks to the Third Nitobe Symposium, Beijing.
2004 Overcoming Communication Barriers to Promoting and Achieving the Millennium Development Goals
Remarks at the 57th conference of Nongovernmental Organizations, United Nations, New York.
2004 National Language Policy: The View from Academe
Remarks to the Plenary Meeting on National Language Policy, at the Annual Conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Chicago.
     Language and Society 101 Language-related Terms
Prepared for my course in Language and Society
     Language and Society: A Bibliography
Prepared for courses in Language and Society given for the Presidents College and for the Department of International Languages and Cultures, University of Hartford.

ESPERANTO STUDIES

2008 The Semantics of Invention: Translation into Esperanto

Lecture for the Literary Translation Seminar, University Professors Program, Boston University

2008 De Unueco al Diverseco: La Amerikoj
 

Inaŭgura Parolado de la Tut-Amerika Kongreso de Esperanto, Montrealo, Kanado

2006 Hamlet in Esperanto
  Paper given at the University of Florence, Italy, for a conference on the work of Bruno Migliorini.
2006 Hamleto en Esperanto
Esperanto version of the above.
2005 La Universalaj Kongresoj kaj la kreo de Esperanto-komunumo
Parolado en la Universala Kongreso de Esperanto, Vilno, Litovio.
2004 Lingva egaleco en internaciaj rilatoj
Parolado en la Tria Nitobe-Simpozio, Pekino.
2004 Kvindek jaroj post Montevideo
Rimarkoj okaze de la kvindeka datreveno de la unua Unesko-rezolucio pri Esperanto, 89-a Universala Kongreso de Esperanto, Pekino.
2002 Shakespeare, Italio, Internacia Lingvo
Parolado ce la Europa Esperanto-Kongreso, Verono.

INTERNATIONAL STUDIES AND SERVICE-LEARNING

2008 International Service-Learning:  Service in Learning, or Learning in Service?
Keynote Address, Third Annual Conference on International Service Learning, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis
2007

Assessing and Evaluating International Service-Learning

Keynote Address, Institute on Service-Learning, Elon University, North Carolina
2007 Negotiating a Culture on Its Own Terms: The Role of Experiential Education
Keynote Address, Conference “Fostering Global Citizenship in Higher Education: Strategies for Campus-Wide Collaboration,”  School for International Training, Brattleboro, Vermont
2006

Is Binational Study Abroad Good Enough in a Multinational World?

A paper given at the 2006 conference of NAFSA:  Association of International Educators
2006 2006 Commencement Address
The MacDuffie School, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 4.
2006 Acceptance Speech, Cassandra Pyle Award 2006
NAFSA: Association of International Educators, Montreal, Canada, May 24. Audio version.
2006 The Intersection of Institutional Strategic Planning and International Service-Learning
International Service-Learning Workshop, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, March 2.
2006 Adjusting Our Global Compass
Plenary Address, 2006 Presidents Institute, Council of Independent Colleges, January 6.
2005 Learning to Serve in a Troubled World
Keynote Address, Council on International Educational Exchange, November 16.
2005 Global Readiness
Keynote Address, PIER Summer Institute, Yale University, July 11
2004 Toward a Research Agenda for International Service-Learning: The International Partnership for Service-Learning and Leadership
Paper given at the International Conference on Service-Learning Research, Greenville, South Carolina.
2004 Integrating International Knowledge Across the Curriculum: Preparing Young Americans for Democracy and Civic Engagement
Keynote address, Educational Leadership Conference, Connecticut State Department of Education and the World Affairs Council of Connecticut.
2004 Developing Leadership Through International Service-Learning: What Research Is Telling Us
Paper given at the Annual Conference of the International Leadership Association, Washington, DC.
2003 Culture, Socio-Economics, and Pedagogy: Researching the Divide
Paper given at the annual conference of NAFSA, Salt Lake City
2002 The International Partnership for Service-Learning: A Review of the Demographics of the Undergraduate Programs
A research report prepared for the Partnership
2001 Study, Service and the Self Transformed
A paper published by the American Institute for Foreign Study




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