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New Visiting Assistant Professor in World Literature: Anna Muenchrath
Jun 22, 2020

We are pleased to announce our new hire in World Literature, Dr. Anna Muenchrath.           Dr. Anna...

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Rethinking the Space of Southern Studies: Dr. Zackary Vernon on Ecocriticism and the Future of Southern Studies
Sep 4, 2019

Zackary Vernon's edited collection Ecocriticism and the Future of Southern Studies was published last month by Louisiana State University Press. The c...

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Leon Lewis and Alex Pitofsky have published articles in the recently published anthology The Many Lives of The Evil Dead: Essays on the Cult Film Franchise.
Sep 4, 2019

Leon Lewis and Alex Pitofsky have published articles in the recently published anthology The Many Lives of The Evil Dead: Essays on the Cult...

Ben Morris presentation and reading at Writers Conference of Northern Appalachian
Sep 4, 2019

Ben Morris will be giving a presentation and reading (“Finding Your Voice in Northern Appalachian Writing”) at the Writers Conference of Northern ...

Congratulations to Sarah Beth Hopton!
Apr 11, 2019

Sarah Beth just found out that her 2018 article in Technical Communication--"All Vietnamese Men Are Brothers: Rhetorical Strategie...

Congratulations to Jill Ehnenn!
Apr 11, 2019

Jill's invited essay, "Sexuality" has just been published in the newly released Cambridge Companion to Victorian Women's Poetry, which may b...

Congratulations to Jessie, Bret, Belinda, Sarah, and Bethany!
Apr 11, 2019

Jessie, Bret, Belinda, Sarah, and Bethany have just been accepted to present at the 2019 Council of Writing Program Administrators Conference in ...

Congratulations to Elaine O'Quinn!
Apr 11, 2019

Elaine's visual-poem has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Language and Literacy Education. Entangled is an original piece of ...

Congratulations to Peaches Hash!
Mar 20, 2019

Peaches' FIRST publication, "The Educator Inferno," has been accepted by The Currere Exchange Journal. The target publication date is 5...

Congratulations to Mark Powell!
Feb 13, 2019

Mark  was awarded a Fulbright award to Romania for the 2020 spring semester! Congratulations, Mark!...