English Faculty Notes

Feb 1, 2018

Faculty Notes for January 2018

BELLE BOGGS The Spanish translation of Boggs’ book The Art of Waiting is out this month with Seix Barral. BELLE BOGGS & SHERVON CASSIM Belle Boggs and Shervon Cassim along with […]

Dec 31, 2017

Faculty Notes for December 2017

CHRIS ANSON Chris Anson helped to run a qualitative research institute in Frankfurt Oder, Germany, from December 6–8. The institute was part of a grant program funded by the EU.  […]

Nov 30, 2017

Faculty Notes for November 2017

CHRIS ANSON Chris Anson and Les Perelman’s essay “Myth: Machines Can Evaluate Writing Well” was published in the collection Bad Ideas About Writing, edited by Drew Loewe and Cheryl Ball. Anson’s essay “Intellectual, […]

Nov 15, 2017

Laura Severin Named Head, Department of English

NC State’s Department of English will welcome Laura Severin as head, effective January 1, 2018. Severin takes over from Tony Harrison, who will return to the faculty after serving as head with energy and distinction for 11 years.

Oct 31, 2017

Faculty Notes for October 2017

BELLE BOGGS Belle Boggs was interviewed about her book The Art of Waiting on UNC-TV’s North Carolina Bookwatch. She participated in a panel about nonfiction writing with Annette Gordon-Reed and Patrick O’Donnell […]

Sep 30, 2017

Faculty Notes for September

CHRIS ANSON On September 1, Chris Anson gave a paper at the European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction in Tampere, Finland. His essay “Writing to Read, Revisited” has […]

Sep 3, 2017

Faculty Notes for July/August

BELLE BOGGS Belle Boggs is a finalist, along with Margot Lee Shetterly and Annette Gordon-Reed, for the Library of Virginia Literary Award for Nonfiction. She taught at the Community of […]

Jul 1, 2017

Faculty Notes for May/June

LINDSEY ANDREWS In May, Lindsey Andrews gave an invited lecture titled “Horizontal and Hysterical, or, The University Is Killing Me” in the departments of English and Women’s Studies at Grinnell […]

May 3, 2017

Faculty Notes for April 2017

CHRIS ANSON Chris Anson was a keynote panelist at the Crossings Writing Conference sponsored by the University of Nevada-Reno on April 1. His article “Assessing Peer and Instructor Response to […]

Apr 1, 2017

Faculty Notes for March 2017

CHRIS ANSON Hard copies of Chris Anson and Jessie Moore’s edited collection of essays, Critical Transitions: Writing and the Question of Transfer, have now been issued. Anson spoke at Koç University in […]