Fri., November 9, 2012
Fri., October 19, 2012
2 PM, Parlin 312
Screening of Coal Miner's Daughter
Tues., April 3, 2012
6 PM, Parlin 301
Fri., November 11, 2011
5 PM at The Dog & Duck
Screening of Carmen Jones
Tues., November 8, 2011
6 PM, Mezes 1.216
Academics in Action: A Process-Oriented Symposium
October 21-22, 2010
The University of Texas at Austin
Ty Robert Alyea
MA Report: "I Kill Therefore I Am: Violence and Virtue in Charles Brockden Brown's Edgar Huntly"
Dissertation: "Stoking the Fire: Nationhood in Early Twentieth Century Cherokee Writing"
Review. Cherokee Thoughts: Honest and Uncensored by Robert J. Conley. Great Plains Quarterly 30.1 (Winter 2010): 69-70.
Review. Before the Country: Native Renaissance, Canadian Mythology by Stephanie McKenzie. Studies in American Indian Literatures 21.1 (Spring 2009): 87-90.
MA Report: "Settlement Work and Literary Genre: The Social Uses of Realism, Romance, and Melodrama in Twenty Years at Hull-House"
Dissertation Title: "Reviewing the Purpose Novel: Reception, Social Reform, and the Limits of Persuasion in Turn-of-the-Century American Literature"
Publications: "Contending Forces's Intellectual History: Emerson, Du Bois, and Washington at the Turn of the Century." Arizona Quarterly. Forthcoming.
MA Report: "From Oppression, Survival and Resistance to Violence In Ann Petry’s The Street"
Dissertation Title: "Testing the Seams of the American Dream: Minority Literature and Film in the Early Cold War"
Publications: "Consequential Bodies: The Use of the Body in Sara Suleri's Meatless Days." Transnational, National, and Personal Voices: New Perspectives on Asian American and Asian Diasporic Women Writers. Eds. Begoña Simal and Elisabetta Marino. Münster: Lit Verlag, 2004. 231-240.
M. Catherine Coleman
MA Report: "A Mixed and Mongrel Future: National, Racial, and Spatial Destinies in Washington Irving's A Tour on The Prairies"
MA Report: "Reading The Virginian in the New South: The Frontiers of Race in Owen Wister’s West"
Working Dissertation Title: "Multiplicities: The Infrastructure of Multicultural Urban Literature, 1890-1960"
MA Report: "The Primacy of Discourse": Language Lessons in Samuel Delany's Hogg
MA Report: "Disruptive Laughter: Spiderwoman Theater and the Power of Humor"
Working Dissertation Title: "Staged Encounters: Native American Performance between 1880 and 1940"
Lydia A. French
Dissertation: "Sonic Gentitud: Literary Mappings of the Listening Citizen"
"Woman Hollering Creek a Traves de la Musica." Aztlan: A Journal of Chicano Studies. Spring 2011.
"The Borderlands of Borderlands: Tres Vistas." Nakum. Winter 2011.
MA Report: "Come On Back to Wonderland" (poetry collection)
Working Dissertation Title: "Spirited Media: Promiscuous Materialities of Nineteenth-Century Reform"
Publication: "Recording the Sounds of "Words that Burn": Reproductions of Public Discourse in Abolitionist Journalism." Rhetoric Society Quarterly, 41.4 (Fall 2011): 363-386.
MA Report: "E. Pauline Johnson and Walt Whitman Rebury Red Jacket"
Working Dissertation Title: "American Callings: Narratives of Humanitarian Individualism in the Making of the Modern United States"
Frederick Coye Heard
MA Report: "Otherwise than Reading: Hospitality and the Structural Hope of Philip Roth’s The Counterlife"
Dissertation: "Apposition, Displacement: An Ethics of Abstraction in Postwar American Fiction"
Publication: "It Must Remember: Wallace Stevens, Poetic Memorial and September 11, 2001." The Wallace Stevens Journal 32.1 (Spring 2008): 55-72.
MA Report: "Dirty Reading: Coordinating Theoretical and Popular Responses to Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez’s The Dirty Girls Social Club"
Working Dissertation Title: "Selling Race and Gender: Examining Race, Gender, and the Role of the Market in Contemporary U.S. Feminist Texts"
MA Report: "'As If' and the Logic of Regionalism in Sarah Orne Jewett's Country of the Pointed Firs"
MA Report: "Remediated Readers: Gender, Education, and the Information Technologies of Neal Stephenson's The Diamond Age"
MA Report: "The Lost Meaning of Things: Edith Wharton, Materiality, and Modernity"
Regina Marie Mills
MA Report: "Imagined Readers, Fluid Text: Revising Harriet Jacobs's Incidents for the Newly Emancipated"
MA Report: "Ancestors of the Race: The Antimodern Ethnography of Henry Steel Olcott's People from the Other World"
MA Report:"'But I Still Got My Voice Left': Dylan's Neglected Artistry"
Dissertation: “Tradition and the Individual Talents: Dylan, Eliot, and DeLillo.”
“Thought of everything? ... Forgotten nothing?:(Re-)Editing Beckett’s Eh Joe.” Texas Studies in Literature and Language. 51.1 (Spring 2009): 66-75.
“Think Twice: Dylan’s Poetry.” Bob Dylan Anthology: 20 Years Of Isis. Ed. Derek Barker. Surrey, England: Chrome Dreams, 2005. 119-125.
Working Dissertation Title: "Imagined Intimacies: Women's Writing, Community, and Affiliation in Eighteenth-Century Colonial America"
MA Report: "'A certain zest to his own enjoyment': Homoerotic Competition, Race, and the Rise of a Southern Middle Class in The Marrow of Tradition"