Gina Franco, professor of English, has been invited to give a reading with Molly McCully Brown and Peter Metres at the 2019 Catholic Imagination Conference, September 19-21, at Loyola University, Chicago. She has also been asked to moderate a panel entitled, “Latinx Identities and the Catholic Experience.” The conference is free for undergraduates to attend—no registration required.
Frank McAndrew, Cornelia H. Dudley Professor of Psychology, takes a look at how presidential candidates use humor in The Conversation article, “Politicians Don’t Seem to Laugh at Themselves Much Anymore.”
An article by Bright Professor of American History Cate Denial, “A Pedagogy of Kindness,” was published in the journal Hybrid Pedagogy.
The article “Feeling Busing: The Washington Post, Emotion, And Desegregation in Suburban Maryland, 1968–1973,” co-authored by Deirdre Dougherty, visiting assistant professor of educational studies, was recently published in the journal Media History.
Seven new poems by Monica Berlin, professor of English, were recently published in the special feature [Salvage/Selvage] in Quarterly West.
Professor of Environmental Studies Peter Schwartzman has been competing in Scrabble tournaments for many years across the country. He has written six different word puzzle books over the years, including two that are being used in the Philadelphia school Scrabble program. Read more about Schwartzman in The Register-Mail.