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Orban lives in Chicago and teaches at DePaul University.
Biographical and Professional Information
A recipient of the DePaul Excellence in Teaching Award, Clara Orban, is a professor of French and Italian, and chair of the department of modern languages at DePaul University. She is the author of numerous books and articles. Along with her books on wine, Orban has written an award-winning novel, Terra Firma. A certified sommelier who has passed the first two levels of sommelier exams through the Court of Master Sommeliers in London, Orban has been teaching Geography 350: The World of Wine at DePaul since 2002 and has given lectures and presentations around the world.
Illinois Wines and Wineries: The Essential Guide, Southern Illinois University Press, 2014
Wine Lessons: Ten Questions to Guide Your Appreciation of Wine, Kendall Hunt , 2012
Terra Firma, Florida Academic Press , 2006
Body [in] Parts: Bodies and Identity in Sade and Guibert, Lehigh Univ Press, 1998
The Culture Of Fragments, Rodopi B.V.Editions , 1997
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Wine Lessons: Ten Questions to Guide Your Appreciation of Wine
Release Date: 2012-03-29
Release Date: 2006-08-15
The Culture Of Fragments.
Release Date: 1997-01
- CNW/FFWA Award for Fiction, 2nd Place, Terra Firma
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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