News - English
Monday, June 2, 2014
»Jacqueline Arante, English faculty, was elected to the American Association of University Professors National Council for a four-year, at-large position through a national election with the largest number of votes.
Monday, May 26, 2014
»Charles Deemer, English faculty who is retiring after this term, authored the Kindle book The Puddle City Mayor Scandal: A Song Cycle About Politics, whose songs — political parodies in the tradition of Tom Lehrer — come from his blog from several years a
»Tony Wolk, English faculty, and Shelley Reece, English emeritus faculty, presented “William Stafford’s Kindred Spirit: Ludwig Wittgenstein” at the 2014 NW Regional National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Portland, March 1.
Monday, May 19, 2014
»Tony Wolk, English faculty, presented “Three Mid-Century Round-the-World Voyages: Charles Darwin and H.M.S. Beagle (1832-1835); Charles Wilkes and the American Exploratory Expedition (1838-1842); & T. H. Huxley and H.M.S. Rattlesnake (1846-1850)” at the A
»Paul Collins, English faculty, was awarded the New York City Book Award for History for his book, Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America’s First Sensational Murder Mystery. Collins was one
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Monday, April 28, 2014
»Dennis Stovall, English emeritus faculty, has received a Fulbright Specialist assignment at Loughborough University in the United Kingdom, where, beginning April 24, he will work with faculty and administration on the developing curriculum in a program mo
»Jacqueline Arante, English faculty, was elected to the American Association of University Professors National Council.
Monday, April 21, 2014
»Christine M. Rose, English faculty, presented “Le Ménagier de Paris in the Bibliothèque Nationale de Luxembourg: MS 95 Rediscovered” at the Society for Textual Scholarship’s International Interdisciplinary Conference at the University of Washington in Sea
Monday, April 7, 2014
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a paper, titled “Focalization, Fabula, and Syuzhet in Lynn Johnston’s ‘For Better or For Worse’,” at the 2014 International Conference on Narrative at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.,
Monday, March 31, 2014
»The Oregonian: PSU Prof. Sam A. Oakland, 'political gadfly' and early Oregon bicycling advocate, dies at 80
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, presented a workshop, “Consider the Alternative: Embracing Popular Culture in the Composition Classroom,” at the Northwest Regional National Council of Teachers of English Conference in Portland, March 1-3.
Monday, March 3, 2014
»Kendall Leon, English faculty, authored “Chicanas Making Change: Institutional Rhetoric and the Comisión Femenil Mexicana Nacional,” published in Reflections: A Journal of Public Rhetoric, Civic Writing, and Service Learning, Vol. 13.1, fall 2013.
»Per Henningsgaard, English faculty, co-authored with two former students an article titled “A Pedagogical Tool for Studying the History of the Book: Thirty-five Years of Bibliographical Presses in Australia and New Zealand, 1977–2012,” published in the cu
Monday, February 24, 2014
»Susan Kirtley, English faculty, was the subject of an article, "Academia and Pop Culture Intersect at Comic Con," published in The Chronicle Magazine, winter 2014, a publication of Lewis & Clark College.
Monday, January 27, 2014
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored the article “Joy Buzzers and Dribble Glasses,” which was published by The New Yorker, Jan. 8.
Thursday, January 23, 2014