Ralf Thiede's new MonographRalf Thiede, who is one of the cornerstones of the linguistics program in the English Department, has just published Children's Books, Brain Development, and Language Acquisition with Routledge. This book, which complements the department's strength in Children's Literature and Studies, correlates English-speaking children’s brain development and acquisition of language with... Ralf Thiede's new Monograph Read more >>
Peter Holland -Shakespearean - TalkPeter Holland, the McMeel Family Professor in Shakespeare Studies at U. Notre Dame, will share his recent research into Shakespeare and memory. The talk will be at 6:00 p.m. in the Choir Room, Robinson Hall, UNC Charlotte.
His first book, The Ornament of Action, was a study of Restoration comedy in performance. Subsequent work has concentrated on Shakespeare in... Peter Holland -Shakespearean - Talk Read more >>
New Collection from Kirk MelnikoffProfessor Kirk Melnikoff, along with Prof. Rosalyn Knutson (U. Arkansas), have published a remarkable collection of essays about Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593) with Cambridge University Press. Presenting the first exploration of Christopher Marlowe's complex place in the canon, this collection reads Marlowe's work against an extensive backdrop of repertory, publication, transmission, and... New Collection from Kirk Melnikoff Read more >>
New Book edited by Mark WestCongratulations to Mark West for his latest book, Shapers of American Childhood: Essays on Visionaries from L. Frank Baum to Dr. Spock to J.K. Rowling (McFarland & Co, 2018),co-edited with Kathy Merlock Jackson of Virginia Wesleyan University Mark co-edited the book as well as co-wrote the Preface, and his own chapter, "LeVar Burton (1957-): Promoting Children's Literature and... New Book edited by Mark West Read more >>