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Yoong Publishes Poem, ‘Citrus Reticulata’

Doctoral Student Regina Yoong

Regina Yoong, a Ph.D. student in Literature, published one of her recent poems, a piece titled “Citrus Reticulata 橘子.” The poem closely examines the image of a mandarin orange alongside the speaker’s recollections of her father. Yoong writes near the end of the poem: Unteach me the ways of peeling, […]

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December 16, 2018 at 6:27 pmResearch

Bikowski, Phillips Co-Author Book on ‘Teaching with a Global Perspective’

Bikowski, Phillips Co-Author Book on ‘Teaching with a Global Perspective’

Ohio University professors Dr. Dawn Bikowski and Dr. Talinn Phillips co-authored a book on Teaching with a Global Perspective: Practical Strategies from Course Design to Assessment (Routledge, 2018). Bikowski is Director of the English Language Improvement Program in the College of Arts & Sciences, and Phillips is Associate Professor of English. […]

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December 6, 2018 at 7:48 amResearch

OHIO Today Writes about Jones’ Work as Crowl Professor of English Literature

Dr. Paul Jones

OHIO Today writes about Dr. Paul Jones, the Samuel and Susan Crowl Professorship in English Literature, in a story headlined “Crowl Professorship recognizes outstanding OHIO English faculty.” “It means a lot to me that my colleagues really think I was going to do something good with it—that I was really going […]

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November 1, 2018 at 7:07 amFaculty in the News In the News

Minor Publishes Innovative Essay on Disposability, Mississippi River

Sarah Minor, doctoral candidate in creative writing

by Kristin Distel Sarah Minor, Ph.D. candidate in English (nonfiction), recently published an essay, “Foul Chutes,” in Ninth Letter literary magazine. Minor refers to the essay as a “blown up” version of a previously published piece—an essay that examined the history of the laundry chute—which she felt needed revision and […]

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October 25, 2018 at 9:52 amStudents in the News

Martin’s Second Book, ‘In Country,’ Forthcoming in November

Hugh Martin

by Kristin Distel Doctoral student Hugh Martin’s second book, a collection of poems titled In Country, is being published by BOA Editions. The book draws heavily on Martin’s own experiences as an Iraq War veteran; he served six years in the Army National Guard as an M1A1 Tanker. In Country […]

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October 24, 2018 at 3:02 pmResearch

Adams Wins ‘Prairie Schooner’ Nonfiction Contest

Christine Adams

Graduate student Christine Adams’s essay “Terms of Venery” was selected by judge Carmen Maria Machado as the winner of the Prairie Schooner Creative Nonfiction Contest. Adams is a doctoral student studying nonfiction in Ohio University’s English Department. She will receive a prize of $500, and her essay will appear in […]

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October 14, 2018 at 11:01 amIn the News Students in the News

Adams Included in Best New Poets 2018 Anthology

Christine Adams

Nonfiction Ph.D. student Christine Adams’s poem “Ars Biologica“ has been chosen for inclusion in the Best New Poets 2018 anthology. Best New Poets is an annual anthology of fifty poems from emerging writers, currently distributed nationally as a University of Virginia Press title and produced in cooperation with Meridian, a semiannual literary magazine from the […]

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September 23, 2018 at 9:22 amResearch