Dr. Emily Beck’s Essay and Book Review Forthcoming

Professor Emily Beck’s article “Contemplating the Noble Ethos: Implications for Jewish Converts in the Writings of Alfonso de Cartagena” will appear in the peer-reviewed collection of essays titled ¿CONVIVENCIA?: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Medieval and Early Modern Spain (Ed. Connie L. Scarborough) that has just been accepted for publication by Juan de la Cuesta Hispanic Monographs.

Also, Emily’s book review of Women’s Literacy in Early Modern Spain and the New World (Eds. Anne J. Cruz and Rosilie Hernández. Ashgate: 2011) will be published in the summer 2012 issue of the Renaissance Quarterly.

National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society Inducts New Members

Congratulations to our newest members of the College of Charleston’s Nu Zeta Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, inducted April 2, 2012 in the Alumni Center:

Chelsea Catherine Baker
Helen Claire Beadling
Elizabeth Blakeney Sitton
India Broadwater
Mary Catherine Brock (graduate student)
Amanda Mellette Cole
Gabriel Curl
Andrew Gilberti
Samantha Hampson
John Harden
Kimberly Havel
Shannon Himes*
Holly Piacentino Hyde (graduate student)
Julie Anna King
Justin T. Lyons
Berenice Marquina-Castillo (graduate student)
Jocelyn Moratzka
Cally Rosenberg
Rachel Ann Wadsworth
Fallon Wagner

We also congratulate our newest Honorary Members: Professors Daniel Delgado and Claudia Moran.

*Shannon Himes initiated the following afternoon.