Co-edited "Teaching Haiti: Strategies for Creating New Narrative". See here.
Dr. Rudy Aguilar
Aguilar, Rodolfo. “‘You Sound like Atlanta’: The Politics of Sounding and Visualizing
Black Soundscapes and Mexican Sensibilities in Kap G’s Trap Rap” The Black Scholar 52, no. 1 (2022): 64-74.
Published an essay "Why the Heck Am I Out Here Lookin’ Country?’: Locating Contradictory
Post-Movimiento Chicana/o/x Subjectivity in Little Joe’s “Redneck Meskin’ Boy” Recordings
and the Emergence of an Overlapping South" in Interdisciplinary Humanities published in Fall 2020 but released Fall 2022.
Served on two roundtable discussions: "We Were Here before DACA, and We’ll Be Here
after DACA: Latina/os in Atlanta and Their Quest for Academic Justice in the 21st-Century"
and "Permutations and Ongoing Emergences within Transnational American Studies" while
attending the 2018 ASA conference in Atlanta.
Dr. Laura Davis
Book chapter, excerpted from "Tick Tock: Essays on Becoming a Parent after 40", was
featured on the LA Book Review and LitHub.
Dr. Rebecca Hill
Authored the feature article in the spring 2019 issue of American Studies titled "Capital
or the Capital?: The Hunger Games Fandom and Neoliberal Populism."
Sat on a roundtable titled, "Whose Emergency and What Crisis?: Activist Responses
to the Bipartisan Justice Reinvestment Initiative on Prison Sentencing Reform."
Has a book chapter in Reversing the Cult of Speed in Higher Education: The Slow Movement in the Arts and
Humanities, edited by Jonathan Lee Chambers titled, "Read Another Book, Repeat If Necessary,"
released in November 2018.
Published a review of "A Hundred Years of Fake News” in American Quarterly, June 2018.
Dr. Nathalia Jaramillo
Spoke on diversity and inclusion for the Randstadt Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion
Deep Dive podcast in September 2019. In "Beyond Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging:
Embracing the Uniqueness Within Everyone," she discussed organizational cultures and
the importance of multidimensional diversity, voice, and agency.
Dr. Robbie Lieberman
Prairie Power: Voices of 1960s Midwestern Protest, was released in paperback by University of Missouri Press.
Published an article titled, "Teaching the Vietnam Anitwar Movement: Confronting Myths
and Misconceptions," in Volume 105, Issue 4, of the Journal of American History. Learn more here.
Authored a chapter titled "You'll Never Hear Kumbaya the Same Way Again": The Diffusion
and Defusion of a Freedom Song" in Songs of Social Protest: International Perspectives, which was released in September 2018.
Dr. Luciane Rocha
Selected as one of 9 figures to talk about racism and antiracism in Brazil. G1 is
the online version of the main newspaper in Brazil. See here.
Published a chapter in the new book, Black and Indigenous Resistance in the Americas,
about female resistance in Brazil. See here.
Dr. Federica Santini
Published her poetry chapbook "Unearthed". See here.
Published two poems in Plath Profiles, a yearly, peer reviewed journal based at Indiana
University and dedicated to the study of Sylvia Plath. See here.
Has translations of a selection of poems by Anne Sexton, co-translated with Beppe
Cavatorta, on JIT, Journal of Italian Translation, Vol. XIV, N. 2, Fall 2019, p. 72-85.
Has translations of poems by Devin Johnston (pp. 439-471), Lynne McMahon (pp. 573-604),
Lorine Niedecker (pp. 641-694), and Chuck Stebelton (pp. 857-888), in Nuova Poesia
Americana. Chicago e le praterie, edited by Luigi Ballerini, Gianluca Rizzo, and Paul
Vangelisti. Nino Aragno Editore, 2019. See here.
Edited collection, Deconsructing the Model in 20th and 21st Century Italian Experimental
Writings, was issued by Cambridge Scholars Publishing in October 2019.
Dr. Miriam Brown Spiers
Presented her paper titled, “Indigenous Experimental Genre Fiction: the Scientific,
the Fantastic, and the Speculative” at the 2018 American Studies Association (ASA)
conference heled in Atlanta.
Dr. Seneca Vaught
Co-authored Is College a Lousy Investment?: Negotiating the Hidden Costs of Higher Education (Rowman & Littlefield) released in spring 2018.
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