Here is senior MGA English major Sarah Ashley Winans (far right) after giving her paper at her SAMLA panel in Birmingham last Friday morning: “Intertextuality and Crime Fiction from Poe to Conan Doyle and Beyond.
Professors from Middle Georgia State University and Mercer University collaborated for a recent academic presentation at SAMLA 90 this past weekend.
On Monday, October 29 at 2:00 p.m., the Roberts Memorial Library on the Cochran Campus will host an interactive book talk with faculty authors and editors Dr. Lisa Wenger Bro, Dr. Crystal O’Leary-Davidson, and Mary Ann “Mert” Gareis. They will be discussing their new book, “Monsters of Film, Fiction, and Fable: The Cultural Links Between the Human and Inhuman.” The event is open to the public and all are welcome.
When six (6) literary greats get together to discuss the writer’s block that plagues them all, someone invariably dies. “Death by Writers Block” will be performed by English Studies Organization (ESO) members in the COAS Theater on the Macon campus, Tuesday, Oct 23rd from 6-8 p.m. Dinner will be served during intermission, and though the event is free, donations to ESO are encouraged. Join William Shakespeare, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Edgar Allen Poe, Agatha Christie, J.K. Rowling, and Jane Austen in their investigation of the murder of one of their own–by one of their own.
A newly published book by three members of Middle Georgia State University’s English department is pretty monstrous.
There might be more pleasant ways to while away a mild, sunny school day than sitting outside and writing about anything you see around you. But based on the intensity of their concentration, some 30 Bleckley County High School freshmen seemed perfectly content as they participated in an outdoor writing marathon at Middle Georgia State University’s Cochran Campus.
Saturday classes are coming to Middle Georgia State University’s Warner Robins Campus in January 2018. As part of an ongoing effort to accommodate busy students trying to juggle college and personal responsibilities, the Warner Robins Campus …
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 panel “What Can You Do with an English Major?” will be featured in The Writing Center, Macon, (TEB 226) on Tues. Sept 19 at 2 pm.
The presentations are designed to demonstrate the analytical, research, writing and rhetorical skills the students honed during their studies. Learn more about this capstone course and the students’ presentations here.