Visiting Assistant Professor of English Rob Schlegel was selected as the winner of the 2014 Grub Street National Book Prize for his recent book "January Machine." The publication consists of a book-length poem comprised of sonnets and sonnet sequences.
Associate Professor of Politics Jeanne Morefield recently published her book "Empires Without Imperialism: Anglo-American Decline and the Politics of Deflection." The book analyzes two key moments of liberal imperial thinking (at the beginning and end of the twentieth century) to unearth a set of common intellectual dispositions and theoretical attitudes shaped by the problem of empire.
Professor of Film & Media Studies Robert Sickels' film "American Lawn," made with Jessica Lawrence '15 via a Perry Grant last summer, is playing in the DocuNation program at the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose on Mar. 7, 12 and 15. Sickels will be in attendance for a Q&A at the latter two screenings.