Neil Blackadder (Theatre) participated in the one-day conference Worldmaking on Stage: Theatre Translation Research as Practice at King’s College London, part of the weeklong Out of the Wings festival. His presentation was entitled “Advocating for Plays in Translation on Stage in the US.”
Cyn Kitchen Fitch ’00 (English) has published four poems and an essay. “Hot Flash” and “Mother’s Nature” appear in Stirring, Vol. 20, Ed. 3. “On Waking” was featured in Postcard Magazine on June 8, 2018. Her poem, “For I Will Consider My Boyfriend Don,” appeared in vox poetica on June 26, 2018. Fitch’s essay, “Dogs,” was published in Issue 10 of Spry Literary Journal.”
Ben Farrer’s (Environmental Studies) research “A global analysis of how losing an election affects voter satisfaction with democracy”, co-authored with Josh Zingher, was recently published at the International Political Science Review. The link is here: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0192512118779213
The article was also covered by a number of blogs, including:
Andrea Ferrigno’s (Art) work, “Desired Mobility”, was one of 34 works selected from over 1000 entries for inclusion in this summer’s exhibition at Blue Mountain Gallery in Chelsea, NYC. The juror was art critic, curator, and distinguished poet, John Yau. The exhibition runs through July 28.
More information and digital catalog here: Summer 2018, Blue Mountain Gallery
Jon Anderson (International Studies) published an article titled “On the Expression of Diminutivity in Susu” with Christopher Green (Syracuse University) and Samuel Obeng (Indiana University) in the Journal of West African Languages (Volume 45). The article describes and analyzes the semantics of diminutive morphemes in the language Susu, spoken in Guinea and Sierra Leone. The article is available for free download at https://main.journalofwestafricanlanguages.org/index.php/downloads/category/131-volume-45-number-1
Tim Kasser (Psychology) recently had two of his books published in other languages. His 2002 book, The High Price of Materialism, was published in Russian by Mann-Ivanov-Ferber. His 2018 cartoon book, Hypercapitalism: The Modern Economy, Its Values, and How to Change Them, was published in French by Seuil/Delcourt.