News

Professor Handley’s “Mapping Racism & Resistance in Milwaukee County: Struggles Over Racism and Real Estate in the Urban North” featured in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A recent article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel featured English Professor Derek Handley’s current project, “Mapping Racism & Resistance in Milwaukee County.” The project, co-directed with Geography Professor Anne Bonds and sponsored by a 2021 Fromkin Grant from UWM Libraries,… Read More

Professor Stuart Moulthrop’s “Victory Garden 2022” featured in electronic book review

Headshot of Stuart Moulthrop in black & white

A recent article in ebr: electronic book review celebrates the oeuvre of Professor Stuart Moulthrop (English) on the occasion a new web reconstruction of his hypertext classic Victory Garden. In the article, Mariusz Pisarski contextualizes the groundbreaking work of Victory… Read More

Professor Kimberly Blaeser featured in the National Endowment for the Arts’ Magazine

Professor Kimberly Blaeser (English) is featured in “American Artscape Magazine” from the National Endowment for the Arts. She discusses the founding of In-Na-Po (Indigenous Nations Poets), the significance of Indigenous poetry, and In-Na-Po’s inaugural retreat in D.C. Carrying Our Culture… Read More

Professor Michael Newman discusses his book, “Atari Age”

From Letters and Science’s In Focus Magazine, vol. 12, no. 5; A look back at the popularity of Pong and the rise of video games – Issuu Pong wasn’t the first game video game on the market, but it did… Read More

May 18, 2022 at 4:30PM: Furrow Release Party 2022

Our 2022 in-person release party is coming up and YOU are invited!
When: May 18th
Where: Art Bar (722 E. Burleigh St.)
Who: open to the public (ages 18+)
Join us for a fun evening of readings, raffle, trivia, drinks and more!

414 for UWM

April 7, 2022 at 12PM: English Advising Open House

See you there!

Samuel Beckett article by Associate Professor Andrew Kincaid

Associate Professor Andrew Kincaid has an article on Samuel Beckett’s radio plays in the latest issue (Feb. 2022) of the journal Modernist Cultures. The article explores Beckett’s turn to radio in the 1950s against the backdrop of urban theory in… Read More

Professor Shevaun Watson Is 2022 Fromkin Grant and Lecture Recipient

From the UWM Libraries News Page; Shevaun Watson Is 2022 Fromkin Grant and Lecture Recipient – UWM Libraries Shevaun Watson, associate professor in UWM’s English department, has been selected to receive the 2022 Morris Fromkin Memorial Grant and Lecture, sponsored… Read More

February 25, 2022 – 2021 Business Writing Awards Ceremony

The 2021 Business Writing Award Ceremony will be on Friday, February 25th.
Congratulations to all the winners!