Paddington Bear-a-Thon

Paddington Bear-a-Thon

   January 19, 2019

The CLGO hosted a Paddington Bear-a-Thon at the Myers Park Library on Saturday, Jan. 19.  Pictured (L-R) are Jordan Costanza, Samantha Holt, Shannon Murphy, Danny Anderson, and Cassie Grosh. Paddington the Bear debuted in 1958 in  A Bear...

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Pilar Blitvich - New Book

Pilar Blitvich - New Book

   January 17, 2019

Congratulations to Pilar Blitvich who, along with two colleagues from  Pablo de Olavide University (Seville), edited the collection entitled Technology Mediated Service Encounters. The book represents a wonderful intersection of disciplines including linguistics, new media, business, and human/technology encounters. 

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Ralf Thiede's new Monograph

Ralf Thiede's new Monograph

   November 21, 2018

Ralf 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...

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Peter Holland -Shakespearean - Talk

Peter Holland -Shakespearean - Talk

   November 1, 2018

Peter 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...

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New Collection from Kirk Melnikoff

New Collection from Kirk Melnikoff

   October 31, 2018

Professor 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,...

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