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Bossiere Awarded 2019 Allushuski Graduate Fellowship by WGSS

Zoë Bossiere, Ph.D. student in creative writing and rhetoric & composition

By Regina Yoong Zoë Bossiere is one of the two recipients of the Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Barbara E. Allushuski Graduate Fellowship this year. The Allushuski Fellowship honors Ohio University alum Barbara E. Allushuski’s commitment to strengthening the tradition of WGSS at OHIO, as well as providing opportunities for […]

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October 16, 2019 at 1:59 pmNews

5 A&S Faculty Among 7 Named Presidential Research Scholars

Dr. Katarzyna Marciniak

From OHIO Research News Five Arts & Sciences faculty are among the seven named 2019 Ohio University Presidential Research Scholars for excellence in arts and humanities, social and behavioral sciences, and physical sciences and engineering research. The awards program recognizes mid-career faculty members who have garnered national and international prominence […]

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October 8, 2019 at 10:39 amNews Research

Gradin, Alumni Edit Book on ‘Storytelling in Queer Appalachia’

Gradin, Alumni Edit Book on ‘Storytelling in Queer Appalachia’

Ohio University alumni and faculty Dr. Hillery Glasby, Dr. Sherrie Gradin and Dr. Rachael Ryerson edited the book Storytelling in Queer Appalachia: Imagining and Writing the Unspeakable Other, published by the West Virginia University Press. Listen to Gradin and Ryerson in a podcast with Athens High School students. Gradin is […]

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October 4, 2019 at 2:00 pmResearch

Visiting Writer | ‘Sustainability: A Love Story’ Reading by Nicole Walker, Oct. 17

Nicole Walker

By Meah McCallister The English Department presents visiting writer Nicole Walker, reading from her work on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 in Galbreath Chapel. Walker is an essayist, poet, and professor. She is the author of The After-Normal: Brief, Alphabetical Essays on a Changing Planet, Sustainability: A Love Story, and […]

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October 2, 2019 at 8:00 pmEvents

Chang Publishes Essay on ‘Drawing the Oankali: Imagining Race, Gender, and the Posthuman in Butler’s Dawn’

Dr. Edmond Y. Chang

Dr. Edmond Chang’s essay “Drawing the Oankali: Imagining Race, Gender, and the Posthuman in Butler’s Dawn” was published in the edited collection Approaches to Teaching the Works of Octavia E. Butler from The Modern Language Association. Chang is Assistant Professor of English at Ohio University. According to Chang, “Octavia Butler’s […]

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September 30, 2019 at 4:12 pmResearch

Alumni News | Jack Kolkmeyer, from Peace Corp to Poetry

Jack Kolkmeyer’s poetry and writings have appeared  in  Sphere, Gulcher, Mothering Magazine, The Beat, The Santa Fe Reporter, The Writers Place, Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Liberian Studies Journal, Crosswinds, Practicing Planner and The Liberian Literary Magazine.

Ohio University alum Jack Kolkmeyer’s fourth book of poetry, Deeper Soul, is about to be published. Kolkmeyer ’68 studied English Literature/Creative Writing at Ohio University in the 1960s, where he developed a special interest in the Romantic, Imagist and Beat poets. He was the Editor of  Sphere, the Ohio University […]

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September 27, 2019 at 4:20 pmAlumni

Anna Chotlos Publishes Essay on Raccoon Olympics

Anna Chotlos

Ohio University graduate student Anna Chotlos published an essay featuring swimming raccoons and a park naturalist whose “eyebrows look like albino wooly bear caterpillars” in Hippocampus. Her essay, Raccoon Olympics, begins: “I’m eleven years old, wearing a hand-me-down tie-dye t-shirt way too big for me, and soccer shorts—my legs riddled […]

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September 25, 2019 at 2:19 pmResearch