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Community-Based Language Learning

A Conversation with Deborah Reisinger and Joan Clifford
November 13th, 2018
12:00 PM

Community-Based Learning


Tuesday, November 13, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm


Forum for Scholars and Publics
Old Chem 011
Duke's West Campus Quad
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Deb Reisinger and Joan Clifford, co-authors of Community-based Language Learning, will share observations about community-engaged pedagogy and local partnerships with different language communities in Durham. Learn about best practices for ethical partnerships, critical reflection skills for students, and world languages in community-based learning.

Light Lunch served. Free and open to the public.

Co-sponsored by the Forum for Scholars and Publics, Learning Innovation, Duke Service-Learning, and the Romance Studies Department at Duke.

Deborah S. Reisinger

Duke University

Deborah S. Reisinger is Assistant Professor of the Practice in Romance Studies at Duke University, affiliate faculty in the Duke Global Health Institute, and Associate Director of the Markets and Management Studies program. She is Director of the Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum (...

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Joan Clifford

Duke University

Joan Clifford is assistant professor of the practice in Spanish at Duke University and has offered Spanish service-learning courses to undergraduates for over fifteen years. As Director of the Community-Based Language Initiative in Duke Service-Learning, she consults with faculty across disciplines and ...

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