English

The English Department provides a high quality academic environment that involves students in critical thinking, discussing, and writing about literature and writing.


Scholarship and creative activity

2017

Kennedy, Rhea. (2017). Going beyond what is legally required for persons with disabilities. Panel presented at the National Council of Teachers of English CCCC conference. Portland, OR.

2018

Pajka, Sharon L. (2018) Deaf Cultural Values in Switched at Birth. In E. L. Newman & E. Witsell (Eds.), ABC Family to Freeform TV: Essays on the Millennial-focused Network and Its Programs. In 177-194. McFarland & Co.

Pajka, Sharon L. (2018) Jeepers Creepers: The American Vampirization of the Female, Immigrant Teacher in Vampires Don't Wear Polka Dots. In S. Bacon & K. Bronk (Eds.), Growing Up With Vampires: Essays on the Undead in Children's Media. 62-81. McFarland & Co.

Pajka, Sharon L. (2018, June 30). Holy water, garlic, or a cross? The American Vampirization of the Female, Immigrant Teacher in Vampires Don't Wear Polka Dots. Paper presentation for the Children's Literature Association (ChLA) in San Antonio, TX.

2018

Bradbury, J. M. (2017 November). The Body in ASL Shakespeare. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Society for Theatre Research, Atlanta, GA.

Bradbury, J. M. (2017 October). Disabled Bodies and Contemporary Shakespearean Performance. Presented at Blackfriars Biennial Conference, Staunton, VA.

Bradbury, J. M. (2018 March). Irish Economic Writings in North American Contexts. Presented at the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Orlando, FL

Bradbury, J. M. (2018, March). Shakespeare and Gesture. Presented at the annual meeting of the Shakespeare Association of American, Los Angeles, CA.

2016

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2015, Fall). Past the Perimeter. The Vermillion Literary Project. Retrieved from https://piataavilaborsheim.wordpress.com/2015/06/17/past-the-perimeter-published-in-the-vermillion-literary-project/

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2015, Fall). Return to Walloon Lake. Connotation Press. Retrieved from http://www.connotationpress.com/poetry/2566-pia-taavila-borsheim-poetry

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2016, Spring). "Union Square", The Northern Virginia Review, 30th issue.

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2016, Spring). Sanding the Hull. Duende. Retrieved from http://www.duendeliterary.org/pia-taavilaborsheim .

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2016, Spring).Prospectus. Alliterati Magazine. Retrieved from https://issuu.com/alliteratimagazine/docs/finished/5

Taavila-Borsheim, P.(2015, Fall). Two Birds. TAB A Journal of Poetry and Poetics, 3 (4).

Taavila-Borsheim, P., (2015, Fall). Fruit. Wisconsin Review. Retrieved from https://piataavilaborsheim.wordpress.com

Taavila-Borsheim, P., (2015, Fall). Travel Plans. Bear River Review. Retrieved from https://piataavilaborsheim.wordpress.com/2015/06/17/travel-plans-published-in-the-bear-river-review-2015/

2017

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2016, Spring). From car to schwinn and back again. Duende. Retrieved from http://www.duendeliterary.org/pia-taavilaborsheim.

Taavila-Borsheim, P. (2016, Spring). Rx: Mother to Children. Alliterati Magazine. Retrieved from https://issuu.com/alliteratimagazine/docs/finished/5

Taavila-Borsheim, P., (2015, Fall). Promises. Ithaca Lit. Retrieved from https://piataavilaborsheim.wordpress.com/2015/07/11/two-poems-from-ithacalit/

Taavila-Borsheim, P., (2015, Fall). Refugees. Ithaca Lit. Retrieved from https://piataavilaborsheim.wordpress.com/2015/07/11/two-poems-from-ithacalit/

2017

Bradbury, J. (2017). Language, Prose Genre, and the Ascendance of Economic Reasoning in Eighteenth-Century Britain. In: J. Jakob Bek-Thomsen and C. Christian Olaf Christiansen, ed., Economic Rationalities: Economic Reasoning as Knowledge and Practice Authority. Springer Studies in Economic Ethics and Philosophy.

2017

Myers, S. S. & Whitebread, G.A. (2016, October). Change and Be Changed: Programmatic Practices to Build Diversity. Presentation at the annual conference of the National Collegiate Honors Council, Seattle, WA.

Myers, S.S. & Whitebread, G.A. (2016, October). The ABC(D)s of Contracts: Assessment, Benchmarks, Commonalities, and Data. Panel presentation at the annual conference of the National Collegiate Honors Council, Seattle, WA.

2017

Pajka, S. and Nickerson, J. (2017). "Media, Social Changes, and Connections to the Deaf Community" in Media Literacy & Underserved Youth.