News - English
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Friday, June 5, 2015
»Article by Assistant Professor Kendall Leon selected for publication in The Best of the Independent Rhetoric & Composition Journals 2014
Monday, June 1, 2015
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper titled "Thinking Outside the Box(es): Interdisciplinarity in Comics Pedagogy" at the Page 23 Literary Conference as part of Denver Comic Con.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Monday, May 25, 2015
»Diana Abu-Jaber, English faculty, was keynote speaker for the University of Oregon Center for the Study of Women in Society Northwest Women Writers Symposium, held May 7-9 in Eugene. She spoke on "Resilience and Creativity."
Monday, May 18, 2015
»Leni Zumas, English faculty, was awarded a writer's grant from The Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund in May.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, serves as a judge for the 2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. Kirtley won an Eisner in 2013 for her book Linda Barry: Girlhood Through the Looking Glass.
Monday, May 11, 2015
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, wrote an essay titled "The Underdog Disciplines: Comics Studies and Composition and Rhetoric," published in Composition Studies Vol. 43, Issue 1: pp. 171-173.
»Jennifer Ruth, English faculty, co-authored a book titled Humanities, Higher Education, and Academic Freedom: Three Necessary Arguments, published by Palgrave.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Monday, May 4, 2015
»Tony Wolk, English and University Studies faculty, read from The Parable of You at the Cannon Beach Library in Cannon Beach, April 18.
Monday, April 27, 2015
»Thomas Doulis, English emeritus faculty, authored a novel titled Crossing the Line, published by Archway.
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, presented "Kim Scott and Alexis Wright in Context: The Publishing History of Aboriginal Australian Literature" at the annual conference of the American Association of Australasian Literary Studies (AAALS) in Fort Worth,
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper titled "Hammer in Hand: Feminist Community in Thor" at the Comics Arts Conference as part of the WonderCon event in Anaheim, California.
Monday, April 6, 2015
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented as part of a panel on "Comics in the Classroom: Students as Makers" at Emerald City Comicon in Seattle, March 29.
Monday, March 30, 2015
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored “The 1906 Novel That Imagined Present-Day New York," published in The New Yorker, March 4.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, led a two-night seminar on PSU alumnus Mitchell S. Jackson’s novel The Residue Years, as part of the Oregon Literary Arts Delve series, Feb. 26 and March 5. The Residue Years is the Multnomah County Library's Everybody R
Monday, March 9, 2015