English and Philosophy
Drs. Harrison and Hipchen's Book on Julia Alvarez is Coming Soon
Inhabiting La Patria, a collection of critical essays on the works of Dominican American author Julia Alvarez, is due out in December.
Associate Professor of English Wins National Book Award
The Dale Brown Book Award for Outstanding Scholarship in Anabaptist and Pietist Studies is given annually to an outstanding book in Anabaptist studies. The 2013 recipient of the award is A Harmony of the Spirits: Translation and the Language of Community in Early Pennsylvania (University of North Carolina Press, 2012) by Patrick M. Erben. The book examines how early Pietists in Pennsylvania understood the role of language in spiritual life and in building new communities in the new world. Information on the book published by UNC Press can be found here: http://uncpress.unc.edu/books/11622.html.
English Students Study Abroad in Italy
Students nearing the amphitheater at Pompeii.
Incoming Freshman Complete Innovative Summer Program
UWise students complete English course as part of the Summer Bridge Program, which "seek[s] to bridge the gap between the arts and the sciences in ways that create more varied and textured learning environments that breed meaningful and sustained engagement with the curriculum," as Dr. Rebecca Harrison explains.
Senior Insight Award winners Sean Jepson,
Stephen Foster Smith, and Valerie Yearta
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Dr. Pearson shares her experience of skyping a lecture on Shakespeare to a group of high school students 400 miles away.
Department Donates Books to Local High School
The UWG English Education program and Sigma Tau Delta were among the participating groups who recently donated books to the local community in observance of World Book Night. The English programs chose Mt. Zion High School as the target for their donations.
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