Hollis Robbins Publishes Piece in LA Review of Books

Humanities faculty member Hollis Robbins (KSAS BA ’83, Writing Seminars) published a piece in the LA Review of Books about Chinese scholarship of American Literature. In it, she argues that American academia should take note of what and how the Chinese are studying our literature.

Hollis Robbins Publishes Article in Inside Higher Ed

Liberal Arts faculty member Hollis Robbins (KSAS BA ’83, Writing Seminars) published an article in Inside Higher Ed called “‘Black Panther,’ History and the Future.” In it, she talks about the implications of considering the film in only historical ways, and advocates for a more forward-looking analysis of the film.

Jelena Runić Gives Presentation in Slovenia

Liberal arts faculty member Jelena Runić gave a poster presentation titled “PCC Effects in Slavic: A Morphological Account” at the 12th European Conference on Formal Description of Slavic Languages, University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia, December 7-9.

Hollis Robbins’ Book Tops Charts

Hollis Robbins, Peabody Humanities Department chair, has a new book out, called The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers. The book is currently ranked number one on Amazon under New Releases in Classic American Literature, and it was also recently featured in NPR’s list of 2017’s Great Reads. She was also featured in this season’s […]

Discovery Award Grant Research Published

The results of a 2015 Discovery Award grant, “Identifying Psychedelic and Non-Psychedelic Music Elements for Psilocybin Research,” by Peabody faculty members Oscar Bettison, Composition; Jenine Brown, Music Theory; Hollis Robbins, Humanities; and David Smooke, Music Theory; with faculty members from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Frederick S. Barrett […]

Hollis Robbins Releases New Book

Humanities faculty member Hollis Robbins released a new book, The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers, and it is number one in New Releases in Classic American Literature.

Jelena Runic Conducts a Workshop “From Physics to Music”

Humanities faculty member Jelena Runić conducted an invited workshop titled “From Physics to Music: Abstract Writing Workshop for Non-Native Speakers of English” at the American Corner, Belgrade, Serbia, on Thursday, June 8. Find out more at: http://www.americancorners.rs/view-news/en/Beograd/190/Abstract_writing_workshop_for_non-native_speakers_of_English/

Hollis Robbins Named 2017-18 National Humanities Center Delta Delta Delta Fellow

Humanities Chair Hollis Robbins (KSAS BA ’83, Writing Seminars) has been named a 2017-18 National Humanities Center Delta Delta Delta Fellow. As a fellow, Dr. Robbins will continue work on her book Forms of Contention: The African American Sonnet Tradition, under contract with the University of Georgia Press. Dr. Robbins is one of 35 fellows out […]