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Buckley Co-Edits New Volume, ‘The American Environment Revisited’

Dr. Geoffrey Buckley

Dr. Geoff Buckley, Professor of Geography, has co-edited a new volume of essays, The American Environment Revisited: Environmental Historical Geographies of the United States (Rowman & Littlefield). Buckley’s co-editor, Dr. Yolonda Youngs, is an assistant professor of global studies at Idaho State University. “Because I am an environmental historical geographer, […]

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April 17, 2018 at 8:23 amResearch

Autographing of ‘Beep’ by David Wanczyk | April 4

Dr. David Wanczyk

Little Professor bookstore is hosting Ohio University alum and English instructor Dr. David Wanczyk, where he will sign copies of his book, Beep: Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind. The event takes place on Wednesday, April 4, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Readers and reviewers are praising […]

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April 1, 2018 at 11:15 pmEvents

Book on Baseball for the Blind Debuts on Opening Day

Dr. David Wanczyk

Beep: Inside the Unseen World of Baseball for the Blind, a book by Ohio University alum and English instructor Dr. David Wanczyk, debuted on opening day of baseball season. Reading of ‘Beep’ by David Wanczyk | April 4 Beep, which was released by Ohio University’s Swallow Press in time for […]

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March 29, 2018 at 1:17 pmResearch

Barr-Melej’s ‘Psychedelic Chile’ Named Highlight of 2017 Historical Studies

Barr-Melej’s ‘Psychedelic Chile’ Named Highlight of 2017 Historical Studies

Psychedelic Chile: Youth, Counterculture, and Politics on the Road to Socialism and Dictatorship, a new book by Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, was listed as one of the “Historical Studies of 2017 to Highlight” by the large daily newspaper La Tercera (Santiago, Chile). Barr-Melej is Professor of History at Ohio University. The […]

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March 23, 2018 at 4:59 pmFaculty in the News In the News

‘Losers Dream On’ in Halliday’s New Book of Poems

Dr. Mark Halliday

Dr. Mark Halliday’s new book of poems, Losers Dream On, has recently been published with the University of Chicago Press. Halliday, Professor of English at Ohio University, says the poems in this new collection “keep finding tension—sometimes comic, sometimes pathetic, sometimes desperate—between the inevitability of losing in life and the […]

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March 14, 2018 at 2:55 pmResearch

Torres Publishes ‘Poetry to Be Read in the Street’

Torres Publishes ‘Poetry to Be Read in the Street’

Dr. Daniel Torres, Professor of Spanish in Modern Languages, published a collection of poetry titled Poemas para leerse en la calle [Poetry to be Read in the Street] in a new series of books from the Editorial de la Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán [The Autonomous University of the Yucatan Press]. […]

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March 5, 2018 at 1:54 pmResearch

Holcomb Edits Collection on ‘Teaching Hemingway and Race’

Dr. Gary Holcomb

Dr. Gary Holcomb, Professor of African American Literature, edited pedagogical collection on Teaching Hemingway and Race. (Kent: Kent State University Press, 2018). Appearing in the Kent State University Press “Teaching Hemingway” series, the collection suggests ways for high school and college instructors to teach Hemingway’s writings apropos issues of racial, […]

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January 15, 2018 at 4:01 pmResearch