The Zombie Swarm: Low Art as Hyperobject

What happens to the borders and boundaries of the high art object when it becomes a hyperobject through commercialization? If low art is a boundless zombie swarm hollowing all art into economic value, then how does the loss of boundary turn art into a metaphor for other aspects of culture and current events?


The Department of English Presents “Culture in Focus: An International eJournal”

Culture in Focus is an international eJournal of Cultural, Educational and Literary Studies and is accepting research papers, unpublished conference papers, reviews, announcements and any other pertinent information from scholars locally and internationally.


Middle Georgia State English Majors Present at Prestigious Conference

Hope Fuqua and Samantha Morgan, who are finishing up their bachelor’s degrees in English at Middle Georgia State University, will present papers at the prestigious South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) meeting in early November in Atlanta.


Milton’s Hell: Paradise Lost in Voice and Image

This is an art exhibit and audio show, with follow-up small-group discussions MGA’s Department of English is planning for students. Everyone is welcome to go see the work of artist Kathryn Peckham at the exhibit, which takes place at Ampersand Guild in downtown Macon. Where: Ampersand Guild (Downtown Macon) When: Tuesday, April 18th Time: 7pm-9pm Continue reading


Poetry Reading and Pre-Release Reception hosted by the Department of English

The Department of English is excited to host a poetry reading/ pre-release reception for Dr. Sara Hughes, whose poetry collection, The Disappearing Act, won the Adrienne Bond Award for Poetry and is forthcoming from Mercer University Press. The event will take place on the second floor of the Middle Georgia State library (Macon campus) on Continue reading