Anita Moss (1943-2018)

Anita Moss (1943-2018)

   April 12, 2018

It is with the deepest sorrow that we acknowledge the death of Professor Anita Moss, Professor of English, who taught at UNC Charlotte for 46 years. Dr. Moss was admired and respected by all of her colleagues and loved by virtually every student who was fortunate enough to take a course with her. Her classes in Children's Literature encouraged students to explore new ideas using theoretical...

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Kirk Melnikoff's New Book

Kirk Melnikoff's New Book

   April 3, 2018

Congratulations to Kirk Melnikoff on the publication of his book, Elizabethan Publishing and the Makings of Literary Culture, with University of Toronto Press.  Kirk's deeply researched book explores the influence of the book trade over English literary culture in the...

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Literary Festival  2018

Literary Festival 2018

   March 27, 2018

The Center City Literary Festival is on April 14th!  Running a full day, with activities for kids beginning at 10:00 am,...

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Julian Dewey Mason (1931-2018)

Julian Dewey Mason (1931-2018)

   March 25, 2018

The Department of English is sad to acknowledge the death of Julian Dewey Mason who was a distiguished scholar of American Literature.  Mason, who began his career at Chapel Hill, was Chair of the English Department at UNC Charlotte for many years, helping to shape the program into one of the most distinguished programs on campus and in the region. Mason's The Poems of Phillis Wheatley...

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ΣΤΔ-Distinguished Presentations at Annual Conference

ΣΤΔ-Distinguished Presentations at Annual Conference

   March 25, 2018

Sigma Tau Delta Students Nicole Jones, Kelly Brabec, Kristina Riser, MaKalea Bjoin, Sarahan Moser, and Danny Anderson (L-R in photo) attended the Annual Meeting of the Sigma Tau Delta Annual Convention in Cincinnati.  The Students coordinated two panels on critical subjects of the day, in conjunction with the theme of the conference: Seeking Freedom.  One panel, "Sea to Shining Sea: The...

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