Archive for the ‘English Department’ Category

IU East’s second community writing marathon to focus on art and place

Wednesday, October 3rd

Indiana University East and other community organizers are planning the second event in a yearlong writing series. The next community writing marathon will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, and focus on writing about art and place across the Indiana University East, Ivy Tech Community College, and Reid Hospital […]

Zombies Presentation

Monday, March 5th

Guest Poet, Juan Morales presents, “Zombie Wave Conversations and Investigations of the Undead.” This event will be Monday, March 19th @ 6pm in WZ 132. This event is sponsored by Mindful Explorations, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and The Writers Club. Check out the poster for information on this event and other Zombie Events!

Associate professor of English receives National Endowment for the Arts fellowship

Thursday, December 1st

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for writing (prose). The fellowship will support work on her book, Horses and Divorces. The fellowship is designed to give writers the time and freedom to pursue their work; the creative writing fellowships are the NEA’s most direct investment in […]

Students Present at Indiana College Assoicaiton Annual Conference

Thursday, October 13th

Three of HSS students presented at the Indiana College English Association (ICEA) annual conference, October 7, at Anderson University, in Anderson, Indiana. The students and their presentations were: Zack Bishop (“Road Not Maintained”); Hillary Cameron (“Judged, Beaten, and Loved”), and Christina Persson (“Human Recreation and its Effect on the Environment”). Zack and Christina’s presentations grew […]

English Faculty Present at Feminisms and Rhetoric’s Conference

Saturday, October 1st

HSS English faculty, Margaret Thomas Evans, Linda Applegate, Rachel Ramer and Frances Peacock recently presented papers at the Feminisms and Rhetoric’s Conference at Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Friday, October 14. The title of their presentation was "The Challenges of Feminist Rhetoric in Traditionally Male Domains: Religion, Engineering, and Technology.