English Department faculty member Professor Aruni Kashyap discusses how he captures the complexity of India, his home state of Assam, and identity, through his fiction and poetry on Asia Art Tours' "The Arts of Travel Podcast."
The University of Washington hosted a staged reading of LeAnne Howe's new play-in-verse, Savage Conversations, directed by UW Drama MFA directing student Andrew Coopman. This event took place on Wednesday, January 22nd at 6 p.m.
Andrew Zawacki's latest book Unsun (Coach House Books 2019) was reviewed in On The Seawall, a community gallery of new writing, art, and commentary, hosted by Ron Slate. Unsun was reviewed by poet Lisa Russ Spaar.
Lana Turner #12 has a 10-page feature about Creative Writing Professor Andrew Zawacki and poet Anne Portugal. The magazine also published Dr. Zawacki's poem "Haint."
Dr. Sujata Iyengar and Dr. Miriam Jacobson announce the bittersweet launch of the 470-page Routledge Handbook to Shakespeare and Global Appropriation, which they co-edited with the late Christy Desmet and have dedicated to her memory.
The Chicago Review of Books created a list of 22 books by Indigenous authors to read duri
Ohio State University Press recently published Dr. Lavender’s Afrofuturism Rising: The Literary Prehistory of a Movement. Growing out of the music scene, afrofuturism has emerged as an important aesthetic through films such as Black Panther and Get Out.
Dr. Barbara McCaskill received the 2019 Lorraine A. Williams Leadership Award from the Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH).
First year Ph.D. student Laura Theobald has published a book of poetry with Disorder Press. Kokomo is now available for purchase.
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