Author: Marceon Smith-Price

Prof. Briona Jones wins Lammy in LGBTQ Anthology

In addition to recently winning the Publishing Triangle’s Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction, Professor Briona Jones has just won a Lammy in the LGBTQ Anthology category. The Lambda Literary Foundation just announced Briona’s win for Mouths of Rain: An Anthology of Black Lesbian Thought at the Lammys on June 11. View all 2022 Lambda […]

Grad Landings: Matthew Shelton ’15 (MA) ’19 (PhD)

Matthew Shelton has just accepted a one-year renewable position as Lecturer in Irish Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, in the Celtic Studies Program. Congratulations to Matthew and his committee: Penelope Pelizzon, major advisor, and Mary Burke, Brendan Kane, Charles Mahoney, and Peter Constantine, associate advisors.   Best wishes, Matthew!

Julianna Iacovelli ’22 (CLAS), ’23 (Neag) Published in English Journal

As recognized in an earlier post, Julianna Iacovelli’s essay, “The Importance of Queer Joy in the Classroom” was successfully selected by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) for their award-winning English Journal. Iacovelli originally wrote the essay for Prof. Jason Courtmanche’s Spring 2021 Advanced Composition for Prospective Teachers class. It has since been […]

Grad Landing: Anna Ziering to Oglethorpe University

Anna Ziering ’22 (English Ph.D.) will join Oglethorpe University in Atlanta this fall as Assistant Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies, formally affiliated with African American Studies. Her committee chair is Chris Vials and her associate advisors are Greg Pierrot and Micki McElya (History). Congratulations, Anna! We wish you all the best in your future […]