Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages
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. Jeffrey Doty, Wendy and Stanley Marsh 3 Assistant Professor of Shakespeare, has three essays forthcoming: " '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.
Kameron Graves, a student in RayLene Dysert's ENGL 0302-02, was selected as an alternate to the Readership WT trip to Turkey.
J. Golden Taylor Award Winner. Joshuah O'Brien, a senior in English, has been named the 2009 recipient of the J. Golden Taylor Award from the Western Literature Association for his paper entitled "Magical Realism and the Southwest Desert." Named in honor of the first editor of Western American Literature, and also one of the Western Literature Association’s founders and presidents, the Taylor Award is a prestigious award juried by a team of experts in the field and given annually to a work of scholarship submitted for the annual conference. Mr. O'Brien wrote the paper under the direction of Dr. Alex Hunt, Associate Professor of English, as part of Dr. Hunt's ENGL 3362, Literature of the Southwest.
Dr. Jeffrey S. Doty, Wendy and Stanley Marsh 3 Assistant Professor of Shakespeare, is the author of "Shakespeare's Richard II, 'Popularity,' and the Early Modern Public Sphere," forthcoming in Shakespeare Quarterly (2010).
Dr. Pat Tyrer, Associate Professor of English, is the author of “ ‘Of what is past, or passing, or to come’:
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 Spring 2008: 155-58.
Martin Jacobsen, Associate Professor of English, 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, recently published “Ranchlands: Classroom on the Range” in Western Horseman (July 2008).