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Delgado-Costa Publishes ‘Imaginario de luna’

Delgado-Costa Publishes ‘Imaginario de luna’

Dr. José “Pepo” Delgado-Costa, Associate Professor of Spanish at Ohio University, published Imaginario de luna in July. Abstract in English and Spanish: Un arecibeño regresa a su pueblo con el propósito de avanzar el proyecto de historia oral que para la celebración del quincentenario de La Villa preparan su amigo […]

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September 1, 2014 at 5:09 pmResearch

Miklitsch Edits New Book: ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’

Miklitsch Edits New Book: ‘Kiss the Blood Off My Hands’

Dr. Robert Miklitsch, Professor of English at Ohio University, edited the new book “Kiss the Blood Off My Hands: On Classic Film Noir,” which will be released on Sept. 15. The book contains “white-hot essays on overlooked aspects of classic film noir,” according to the book jacket. Abstract: Consider the […]

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September 1, 2014 at 4:44 pmResearch

Li Edits Book on ‘Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia’

Li Edits Book on ‘Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia’

Dr. Jieli Li, Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, is the editor of a new book on “Environment and Sustainable Development in Asia, Volume 4,” a series of Globalization, Development and Security in Asia. Singapore and London: World Scientific Publishing, 2014. Li also co-authored two chapters in the book: Chapter […]

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August 22, 2014 at 10:18 amResearch

Ross Explores Role of Fear, Hatred & Anxiety in International Conflicts

Ross Explores Role of Fear, Hatred & Anxiety in International Conflicts

By Andrea Gibson When America was attacked by terrorists on 9/11, various commentators compared the incidents to Pearl Harbor, which was the last time foreign enemies had invaded U.S. soil. Although the two attacks were different in nature and context, those analogies helped stir up emotions Americans had about World […]

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June 27, 2014 at 8:58 amResearch

LeMay Publishes Book: In Praise of Nothing: Essays, Memoir, and Experiments

LeMay Publishes Book: In Praise of Nothing: Essays, Memoir, and Experiments

Dr. Eric LeMay published a new book, In Praise of Nothing: Essays, Memoir, and Experiments. Why do we play the lottery when we know we’ll lose? How does what we laugh at tell us who we are? What happens when, through some misstep or mishap, we lose ourselves and become […]

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June 18, 2014 at 1:33 pmNews Research

Hardison Publishes Book on ‘Writing through Jane Crow’

Hardison Publishes Book on ‘Writing through Jane Crow’

Dr. Ayesha K. Hardison, Associate Professor of English, published a book on Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature (University of Virginia Press 2014). In Writing through Jane Crow, Hardison examines African American literature and its representation of black women during the pivotal but frequently […]

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May 22, 2014 at 3:28 pmResearch

Sacrifice—The Head Beneath the Altar

Sacrifice—The Head Beneath the Altar

In the movie, Indiana Jones stumbles upon the Temple of Doom, where a cult worshiping the fearsome Hindu goddess Kali practices human sacrifice. The movie is fantasy. The setting is India. The sacrifice scene—the blonde nightclub singer in a cage dangling over a fiery pit—is the creation of co-writer George […]

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May 5, 2014 at 9:23 amResearch