News - English
Monday, August 1, 2016
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, authored "The Publishing History of Kim Scott in Three Contexts: Australian Aboriginal, National, and International," published in the edited volume A Companion to the Works of Kim Scott (Rochester, NY: Camden House, 20
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, authored "Emerging from the Rubble of Postcolonial Studies: Book History and Australian Literary Studies," published in a special issue about Australian literature and film in the Brazilian journal Ilha do Desterro, Vol
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, has received an Honorable Mention award from the Catholic Press Association for his book Pure Act: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax. The book has also been named one of ten finalists for the Religion Newswriters Associati
Monday, May 30, 2016
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, wrote a review of Drawn from the Classics: Essays on Graphic Adaptations of Literary Works, published in the most recent issue of English Literature in Translation: 1880-1920.
»Kathi Inman Berens, English faculty, was invited by Stacey Mason from University of California, Santa Cruz, to judge hypertext artwork in the media arts show of the Association for Computer Machinery Hypertext conference in Halifax, Canada, July 10-13.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, received a 2016 Excellence in Publishing Award from the Association of Catholic Publishers for his book Pure Act: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax.
Monday, May 16, 2016
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, authored "Changes in Tone, Setting, and Publisher: Indigenous Literatures of Australia and New Zealand from the 1980s to Today," published in Transnational Literature, Vol. 8, Issue 2.
Monday, May 9, 2016
»Kathi Inman Berens, English faculty, delivered a guest lecture to Anastasia Salter's graduate class Computers as a Medium at the University of Central Florida, March 17. She presented her creative work and discussed new trends in digital storytelling.
Monday, April 25, 2016
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a talk on "The Hero’s Journey: Finding a Comics Job in the Academy" at the International Comic Arts Forum held at the University of South Carolina, April 15.
»Anoop Mirpuri, English and Black Studies faculty, gave a lecture, "Racial Haunting in an Age of Black Ascendance," on April 15 and 23 in conjunction with Profile Theatre's production of Tanya Barfield's play Blue Door in Portland.
Monday, April 18, 2016
»Christine M. Rose, English faculty, authored the chapter “The Seen and the Unseen: Miracles, Marvels and Portents in the Middle English Chronicle of Nicholas Trevet,” published in The Prose Brut and other Late Medieval Chronicles: Books Have Their Histori
»Susan Kirtley, English, gave three presentations at the recent Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle. She presented on "Panels and Pedagogy: Teaching Comics," "Taking Fandom Seriously," and "Corrupting Your Children!: An All-Star Tribute to EC Comics."
»Marie Lo, English faculty, was selected to participate in the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute "On Native Grounds: Studies of Native American Histories and the Land" at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., June 19- July 16.
»Michael McGregor, English faculty, had his book, Pure Act: The Uncommon Life of Robert Lax, named a finalist for the Association of Catholic Publishers' 2016 Excellence in Publishing Award in Biography.
Monday, April 11, 2016
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, presented "'The Sopranos meets The Real Housewives of Orange County': The Publishing History of Christos Tsiolkas’s The Slap" and participated in a roundtable discussion on “A Companion to the Works of Kim Scott” at the
Monday, April 4, 2016
»Diana Abu-Jaber, English Faculty, authored an essay titled "Other Easter Miracles," published on Salon.com, March 27.
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a workshop on “Bridging the Divide: Using Comics to Enhance Learning and Literacy” at the National Association for Developmental Education conference in Anaheim, Calif., March 18.
Monday, March 28, 2016
»Kathi Inman Berens, English faculty, authored a digital poem, "Tournedo Gorge," anthologized in the collection of digital literature the international Electronic Literature Collection Volume Three.
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Monday, March 7, 2016