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English Research

Professional Notes for Sept. 30, 2014

This week's notes feature faculty Catherine Craft-Fairchild, Massimo Faggioli, Ray MacKenzie, Deborah Savage, William Stevenson, AnnMarie Thomas and Artika Tyner.

A Conversation With Author Michael Lackey ’86

Lackey interviewed 16 world-renowned writers, including Joyce Carol Oates and Russell Banks, for his book, Truthful Fictions: Conversations with American Biographical Novelists, published by Bloomsbury earlier this year.

UST in the News for May 7, 2014

Our experts weigh in on sainthood, Donald Sterling and a botched execution in this week’s headlines.

UST in the News for April 23, 2014

Our experts weigh in on slow-melting snow, the escalating price of limes and a football walkout in this week’s headlines.

Macalester’s James Dawes to Speak on ‘Evil Men’ in Lecture Here April 24

Dawes will draw upon his experiences interviewing war criminals to talk about the nature of evil.

Emily Dickinson 1,789-Poem Marathon Starts Here at 8 a.m. Friday, April 25; Will End Between 9 and 10 p.m. That Night

The marathon will be held in the library’s “leather room” and is free and open to the public.

Emerging Lit

A writer's life is never stagnant.

Call for Submissions Announced by Summit Avenue Review

UST faculty, staff, students, and any ACTC students and St. Paul community members are invited to submit their prose, poetry and visual art to the literary magazine by Dec. 9.

Melissa Seymour: Female Force

Senior writer empowers women one comic book at a time.

Werewolf Anthology Editors to Speak Here Oct. 30

A Victorian journalism scholar and her former graduate student published their anthology last year. The Halloween eve program is free and open to all.