1. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
  2. As If, poems by Russ Kesler
  3. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  4. Everyday Chica by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  5. Marielitos, Balseros and Other Exiles by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  6. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  7. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  8. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  9. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal
  10. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan
  11. Drawing on the Victorians, edited by Anna Maria Jones
  12. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton
  13. The Flight of the Kuaka by Donald Stap
  14. The Zero Theorem by Pat Rushin
  15. The Season of Risks by Susan Hubbard
  16. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  17. The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard
  18. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  19. Oye What I'm Gonna Tell You by Milanés
  20. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  21. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  22. Transversal Ecocritical Praxis by Patrick D. Murphy
  23. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  24. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  25. The Society of S by Susan Hubbard
  26. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones
  27. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  28. The Night We Set the Dead Kid on Fire by Ephraim
  29. Virtual Teams in Higher Education by Flammia
  30. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton

Highlights

Dr. Kevin Meehan Receives Fulbright Award

April 2017

photoDr. Kevin Meehan of the English Department has received a Fulbright Award for a research project based at the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College in St. Kitts. Kevin will be developing educational resources on non-traditional agricultural systems for Caribbean schools, completing a textbook on hydroponics for climate change adaptation, and teaching a course in communication for agriculture majors. His course will prepare students to take the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exam (CAPE), and will assist them in developing a focus for the Agricultural Studies capstone project. He will also be producing a series of YouTube videos outlining all aspects of operating a hydroponic farm.

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Creative Writing professor Ephraim Scott Sommers releases his first book The Night We Set the Dead Kid on Fire

March 2017

photoUCF Creative Writing professor Ephraim Scott Sommers has released his first book, a collection of poetry entitled The Night We Set the Dead Kid on Fire, this month through Tebot Bach Press.

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Five UCF First-Year Composition Students' Writing Featured in New Issue of Stylus

December 2016

photoCongratulations to UCF students Kristina Abicca, Dana Mikkelsen, Taylor Rayfield, Amber Steward, and Shravan Yandra, all of whom have had work they produced in their first-year composition classes published in the latest issue of Stylus: A Journal of First-Year Writing. The subjects of their individual articles vary—from considerations of writing processes to the effects of multilingualism on note-taking and knowledge-making to the rhetoric behind design choices made on medical resource websites—but all share a sense that writing can be used to meaningfully inquire into the world around us. "Their work is truly outstanding," said Stylus faculty editor, Matthew Bryan, "and represents our first-year writing program very well."

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If Our Gatekeepers Can't Function Properly, We Are Doomed

June 2016

photoAndrew Wakefield, a British doctor who lost his medical license in 2010, falsely claimed in a 1998 scientific paper published in The Lancet that measles, mumps and rubella vaccines cause autism and Crohn’s disease. His claims, though bogus, were widely reported and led to a decline in vaccination rates and new outbreaks of measles and mumps.

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