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Liane Malinowski (PhD '18) Awarded Honorable Mention for CCCC's James Berlin Memorial Outstanding Dissertation Award

Friday, February 1, 2019

Liane Malinowski's dissertation, titled “Civic Domesticity: Rhetoric, Women, and Space at Hull House, 1889-1910" was awarded an Honorable Mention for the Conference on College Composition and...
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Ocean Vuong's Forthcoming Novel Widely Selected as a Most Anticipated Book of 2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Ocean Vuong's forthcoming novel, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, has been selected as a Most Anticipated Book of 2019 by Oprah.com, Vulture, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, Los Angeles Times,...
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Special Issue of MELUS Honors and Remembers Joseph Skerrett

Thursday, January 31, 2019

New in print is the special issue of MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (winter 2018, 43.4) containing essays about and dedicated to the memory of our late esteemed colleague,...
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Anna Rita Napoleone Published in Hampshire Gazette

Friday, January 25, 2019

Earlier this month, Anna Rita Napoleone published an article in the Daily Hampshire Gazette titled, "Classroom Chalk Talk: Better to know more than less." She reflects on generational education...
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John Yargo, Doctoral Candidate, Publishes Article in the LA Review of Books on Keith Hamilton Cobb's American Moor

Thursday, January 24, 2019

John Yargo, a doctoral candidate in Literature, published an article in the Los Angeles Review of Books titled, "'All this Life Made This Play':  An Interview with Keith Hamilton Cobb." This...
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Stephen Clingman's Article Published in Cycnos

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Stephen Clingman's article, "Gordimer's Home," was recently published in Cycnos, in a special issue on Nadine Gordimer, Jump and Other Stories: Parcours Critiques....