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Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages Success Stories

Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages

Success Stories

Dr. Jeffrey Doty, Wendy and Stanley Marsh 3 Associate Professor of Shakespeare, has three recent essays: " 'Stand Still, See All, and Use Silence': Measure for Measure and the Problem of Popularity" in English Literary Renaissance; “Public Talk, Private Exposure, and Popular Consent in Thomas More’s The History of King Richard III” in Renaissance and Reformation; and Shakespeare's Richard II, 'Popularity,' and the Early Modern Public Sphere," in Shakespeare Quarterly. In addition, Dr. Doty authored a book review of Kevin Sharpe's Selling the Tudor Monarchy: Authority and Image in Sixteenth-Century England for the spring issue of Philological Quarterly.

Dr. Monica Smith Hart, Associate Professor of English and Director of Writing Programs, has an essay entitled “ Charlotte Smith’s Exilic Persona” forthcoming in Partial Answers: Journal of Literature and the History of Ideas 8.2 (2010).

Dr. Alex Hunt and Dr. Martin Jacobsen, associate professors of English, published "Cormac McCarthy's "The Road and Plato's Simile of the Sun" in The Explicator 66.3 2008: 155-58.

Dr. Martin Jacobsen, Associate Professor of English, guest edited and wrote the introduction for the Awards for Excellence in Research issue of the Mensa Research Journal 40.1 2009. He also had a condensed version of his article, "Discourse" for Blackwell's Encyclopedia of Sociology, approved for inclusion in Blackwell's Concice Encyclopedia of Sociology.

Dr. Bonney MacDonald, EPML Department Head and Professor of English, published “Ranchlands: Classroom on the Range” in Western Horseman (July 2008).

Dr. Andrew Reynolds, Assistant Professor of Spanish, published the article “Difference as Fashion: Enrique Gómez Carrillo and Modernista Chic” in Monographic Review/Revista Monográfica.  He also published a book review of Nájera, Manuel Gutierrez. Cuentos. Ed. José María Martinez in Hispanic Journal.  His recent conference presentations include “Rubén Darío at Mexico’s Centennial Celebration: Narrative Alternation and Literary Negotiation.” at the Seventh Biennial Florida International University Conference on Spanish and Spanish-American Cultural Studies: Hispanic Literature and Film at the Bicentennial of Latin American Independences (1810-2010) in  Miami, FL, in April, 2010 and "Respondent. Temporalities Panel organized by the MLA Division on Latin American Literature from Independence to 1900 at the2009 MLA Convention in Philadelphia, PA., in January, 2010.

Dr. Bonnie Roos, Associate Professor of English, published Djuna Barnes's Nightwood: The World, and the Politics of Peace (Bloomsbury Press, 2014).

Dr. Steven Severn, EPML Department Head and Associate Professor of English, has two recent essays: “No Just Causes: Explaining the Incoherent Variation in the Library of Congress’ W.H. Auden Manuscripts” in PMLA (2009) and “Linguistic Structures and Rhetorical Resolution in Katherine Mansfield’s ‘The Garden Party’” in Journal of the Short Story in English (2009).

Dr. Pat Tyrer, Associate Professor of English, is the author of "The Coffee Shop," a short story published in Litchfield Literary Review, Winter 2009. She is also author of “ ‘Of what is past, or passing, or to come’: Characters as Artifact in No Country for Old Men,” an essay accepted for publication in A Casebook on Cormac McCarthy’s No Country for Old Men (Scarecrow Press, 2009).


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