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Professor Spotlight: Book Recommendations

Do professors, busy with their academic duties – teaching, writing, and researching in their respective fields – make time for leisurely reading? I was curious and asked, and thought I would share a few of their responses. While reading about … Continue reading

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News and Notes on Faculty

Angela Ards, recipient of a fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, is working on her book, Affirmative Acts: The Ethics of Self-Fashioning in Contemporary African American Women’s Autobiography. Irina Dumitrescu presented Troubling Teaching in Cynewulf’s Elene at the … Continue reading

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Letter from the Chair, Winter 2011

When I became Chair of the English department last year, someone asked me if I were the first woman to assume this job. Much as I knew I had to learn, that was one question I knew the answer to, … Continue reading

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