Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 12:27pm

Iowa newspaper The Daily Iowan featured a story about Dr. Ed Pavlić's reading at Prairie Lights Books & Cafe in Iowa City, Iowa..  Dr. Pavlić read from his 2015 book Who Can Afford to Improvise? James Baldwin and Black Music, the Lyric and the Listeners.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 2:09pm

Sarah Mayo, a fourth-year doctoral student in the Department of English, has been awarded the Social Science Research Council’s International Dissertation Research Fellowship funded by the Andrew W.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 3:04pm

Barbara McCaskill's parents grew up in the segregated South under Jim Crow laws.

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:16pm

Searching For Sequoyah is a documentary about the man who invented a written form of the Cherokee language.  The film begins with the familiar story of Cherokee syllabary, but also looks at the much lesser known stories of the Old Settlers,