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Erin Frost Gives Keynote at the 2017 Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop
Dr. Erin A. Frost was a Keynote Speaker at the 2017 Feminist Scholars Digital Workshop last week. Her workshop, “Feminist Credibility: Negotiating Subjectivity in Public Spaces,” examined the ways women’s experiences are often treated as less credible than other perspectives in supposedly “objective” and “neutral” spaces, from research to politics. Dr. Frost also created a website that contains a variety of

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Jaki Shelton Green announced next year’s Tag lecturer
The English department is pleased to announce Jaki Shelton Green as next year’s Tag lecturer. Ms. Green is an African American poet from Mebane, NC. She is a recipient of the North Carolina Award for Literature (the North Carolina Awards, given by the governor, are the highest civilian honors given in the state), and in 2014 she was inducted into

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ENED/ENGL major Glenesha Berryman is featured on ECU Pirate Profile!
ENED/ENGL major and Great Books minor Glenesha Berryman was recently featured in an ECU Pirate Profile. She mentions Professor Helena Feder: “Professor who influenced you the most: Dr. Feder because she introduced me to literary theory, which has given me a solid foundation for critically thinking about the education work I want to do in the future.” Glenesha also works

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Lida Cope visits Charles University in Prague for a seminar
Dr. Lida Cope was recently invited to teach a new seminar focused on the language and culture of Texas Czechs at the Philosophical Faculty of Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. The seminar took place during the last week of May 2017. Most students in the class were future teachers of Czech as a foreign language.  Transcription of recordings from the late 1980s and

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Congratulations to Alex Albright!
Congratulations to Alex Albright, whose article “Mose McQuitty’s Band and Minstrel Days, 1899-1937” has been selected for the Stuart Thayer Prize from the Circus Historical Society for the best article published on circus history in 2016. Alex will receive the prize and present a portion of the article at the annual meeting of the Circus Historical Society in July in

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