El dia que nos llevaron al cine y otros cuentos, a collection of short stories written by Paquita Suárez-Coalla and translated by BMCC Prof. Maria Enrico, has been released by Editorial Campana.


Professor Barrero's New Anthology of Poet Jane Kenyon
Hilario Barrero, Associate Professor in the Modern Languages Department, just published a bilingual anthology of the poet Jane Kenyon (1947-1995), titled “De otra mannera.” or “Otherwise,” from one of Kenyon’s most popular poems.

A Butterfly Girl and Flying Leaf Help Save the World
Dr. Alister Ramírez Márquez’s Colombian roots inspire him to write a mystical—and colorful—children’s story.

BMCC Modern Languages Colloquium Set for April 4

This year's event will celebrate music traditions from around the world.

BMCC's Italian Program Enrollment is Among the Largest in the Nation

Professor Tom Means examines BMCC’s Italian program and publishes an article in the journal Italica.

BMCC Professor Sophie Marinez Earns CUNY Faculty Fellowship to Research Haiti and Dominican Republic Dynamics

Maríñez is one of six faculty CUNY-wide to receive award.

Welcome to the Modern Languages Department, offering the Modern Languages major with a specialization in French, Spanish or Italian. You can also take courses in Chinese, German or Arabic.

In addition to majoring in Modern Languages, you can take language courses to use as an elective in another major.

Why Study Modern Languages?

Our Modern Languages Clubs and Literary Magazines will give you more opportunities to fine-tune your new skills. You will have access to the BMCC Language Lab for more interactice practice.

Contact us at the Modern Languages Office if you have any questions.

Student Literary Magazines

We are enthusiastic about the literary magazines produced by the BMCC Modern Languages Department. These publications represent a collaboration between students and faculty. Here are some recent issues.

Echos du Tout-Monde, 2015-16
Echos du Tout-Monde, 2014-15
Echos du Tout-Monde, 2013-14
Echos du Tout-Monde, 2012-13

Acentos Latinos #17, May 2015
Acentos Latinos #16, May 2015
Acentos Latinos #15, May 2014
Acentos Latinos #14, April 2013
Acentos Latinos #13, February 2013
Acentos Latinos #12, December 2012

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