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Randall Knoper, English Department, UMass Amherst

Randall Knoper's Newest Book Published with Oxford University Press

Friday, October 22, 2021

Randall Knoper's newest book Literary Neurophysiology: Memory, Race, Sex, and Representation in U.S. Writing, 1860-1914 has recently been published by Oxford University Press....
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Marian Mesrobian MacCurdy Composes Introduction to Recently-Published Family Memoir

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Marian Mesrobian MacCurdy compiled materials and contributed to the introduction to Eliza: a Memoir of Love and Resistance, published by the Gomidas Institute in Great Britain.  The book is a...
Laura Doyle

Laura Doyle and Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji Awarded $500,000 Mellon Foundation Grant

Monday, October 18, 2021

Laura Doyle and Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji, Associate Professor of Economics, were recently awarded a $500,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to create a Mellon Fellows Program and a Graduate...

Elizabeth Lloyd-Kimbrel (MA '80) Selected As Littoral Press's 14th Annual Poetry Prize Winner

Monday, October 18, 2021

"Anna Kuerner, after Wyeth," a poem by Elizabeth Lloyd-Kimbrel (MA '80, ABD), has been selected by judge Lawrence Tjernell as Littoral Press's 14th annual poetry prize winner.  The poem will be...
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Laura M. Furlan's Book, Indigenous Cities, Released in Paperback

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

The paperback edition of Laura M. Furlan’s Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation was just issued by the University of Nebraska Press. Writing in the Journal of...
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Martín Espada's Poetry Collected, Floaters, Named a Finalist for the National Book Award

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Martín Espada is a finalist for the National Book Award in poetry for his collection, Floaters....