Dr. Jeffery Leak named ACE Fellow

Dr. Jeffery Leak named ACE Fellow

   April 2, 2019
Professor Jeffrey Leak has been named an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow for the 2019-20 academic year. He is one of 39 individuals selected nationwide for this prestigious professional development opportunity. ACE is a membership organization that mobilizes the higher education community to shape effective public policy and foster innovative, high-quality practice. As the major...

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Sigma Tau Delta at Convention in St. Louis - 2019

Sigma Tau Delta at Convention in St. Louis - 2019

   April 2, 2019
MaKalea Bjoin, Kristina Duemmler, Kellyanna Atwell, Zach Margolis, Lydia Hopkins, Claire Krawczyk, Ian Keeney, and Nicole Jones all attended the 2019 Convention for Sigma Tau Delta Honor Students. The group presentede scholarly papers, read their creative work, and presented a Chapter Display at the confrence. All in all a remarkable achievement in every respect. More images can be found on a...

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New Collection Edited by Prof. Balaka Basu

New Collection Edited by Prof. Balaka Basu

   March 31, 2019

Congratulations to Prof. Balaka Basu on the publication of her new collection, The Harry Potter Generation:  Essays on Growing Up with the Series.  The book is published with McFarland Press and the co-editor of the collection is Emily Lauer, Asociate Professor of English at Suffolk County Community College on Long Island.

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Children's Literature Grad Org Colloquium

Children's Literature Grad Org Colloquium

   March 17, 2019

Please come and join the Children's Literature Graduate Organization (CLGO) for their Annual Colloquium on Thursday, March 21st at 9:15 a.m. in Cone 111.  The colloquium, which is titled Modern Authors, Historical Influences: Framing Children's Literature in Historical Context, will include talks from 12 presenters ranging...

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Center City Literary Festival - March 30th

Center City Literary Festival - March 30th

   March 14, 2019

The Department of English is delighted to announce the 2019 Center City Literary Festival, one of Charlotte's most important literary eventswhich will be held at UUNC Charlotte's Center City Building. (UNC Charlotte Center City, 320 E. 9th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 --See the map below.). ...

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