Dr. Lauren Rosenberg’s essay Telling to Heal: Mending Our Fractured Mindbodyspirit, co-authored with Judith Flores Carmona, was published in Women and Gender in Higher Education, volume 14, number 1, DOI: 10.1080/26379112.2021.1891419.
Dr. Lauren Rosenberg presented “(Dis)-Attention(s) in Literacy Studies: Challenging Assumptions about Disability, Age, Race, Illness, and Their Entanglements with Writing Development” at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, virtual conference, Apr. 7-10, (presentation available on demand).
Recent Service, Awards, & Grants
Dr. Andy Fleck was elected to be the new chair of the University Honors Faculty Council. Dr. Fleck will also be the faculty president of the Phi Kappa Phi honors society and the faculty president of the Alpha Chi honors society.
Dr. Lauren Rosenberg received a University of Texas System Curricular Innovation Grant, “Reinvigorating First-Year Composition Through Curriculum Revision and Remote Learning.”
Jagadish Paudel, a PhD student in Rhetoric and Composition, had an essay, "My Teaching Philosophy: Theoretical Musings of a South Asian-educated instructor at an American University," published in the Journal of NELTA (The Nepal English Language Teacher’s Association) https://nelta.org.np/nelta/uploads/web-uploadsfiles/NELTA%20Journal%202020.pdf
Dr. Lauren Rosenberg’s essay “Entanglements of Literacy Studies and Disability Studies,” co-authored with Stephanie L. Kerschbaum, was published in College English, volume 84, number 3, pp. 267-289. https://library.ncte.org/journals/ce/issues/v83-4/31192
Turnip Van Dyke, a PhD student in Rhetoric and Composition, reviewed Eunuchs and Castrati: Disability and Normativity in Early Modern Europe by Katherine Crawford (2019) in Disability Studies Quarterly, vol. 41, no. 1. https://dsq-sds.org/article/view/7796/5890
Dr. Andy Fleck presented “Henry V and the Walls of Troy” at the virtual annual meeting of the Shakespeare Association of America on Thursday, April 1, 2021.
Dr. Joe Ortiz presented a paper, "Translating the Moor in the New World," at the virtual annual meeting of the Shakespeare Association of America on Friday, April 2, 2021.
Jagadish Paudel presented "The Rhetoric of the National Flag of Nepal" at the NeSA 12th International Conference, at New Mexico State University, in Las Cruces, NM.
Turnip Van Dyke presented their paper “CUNY 1961-1976: Black and Puerto Rican Students Fighting For Racial Equity” as a part of the panel “Re-writing the Archive: Recovering Models for BIPOC” with Dr. Emily Legg (Miami University) and Stacie Klinowski (University of Massachusetts at Amherst) at the virtual Conference on College Composition and Communication on Thursday, April 8, 2021.
Previous Service & Awards
Dr. Lucia Dura received the 2021 CCCC Technical and Scientific Communication Award in the category of Best Article Reportiing Qualitative Research for her article “Positive Deviance as Design Thinking: Challenging Notions of Stasis in Technical and Professional Communication” in Volume 33 Issue 4 of Journal of Business and Technical Communication.
Dr. Andy Fleck participated in the board meeting of the South-Central Renaissance Conference at its annual meeting on March 25, 2021, in his capacity as editor of Explorations in Renaissance Culture, the journal of the SCRC.
Dr. Joe Ortiz was elected to a three-year term on the Publications Committee of the Modern Language Association of America.