Accomplishments - May, 2019
Rita Dove, former U.S. Poet Laureate, selected “Flirtation,” a poem by Allison Joseph, MFA creative writing director, for her May 3 New York Times poetry column.
Kenneth Stikkers, Philosophy, recently presented a lecture, “Pragmatisms's Response to Plato," at Roma Tre University in Rome, Italy, and also conducted a series of graduate seminars on William James' “Principles of Psychology” at Ca’Foscari University in Venice, Italy.
Jacob Juntunen, Theater, was recently named a regional managing editor for TheTheatreTimes.com. Since its launch in November 2016, the global theater portal has published more than 2,700 articles covering theatre in 88 countries and regions.
“Confessions of a Barefaced Woman” by Allison Joseph, MFA creative writing director, continues to earn accolades. The semi-autobiographical work is on the Grand Prize Short List for the Eric Hoffer Book Awards and a finalist for the Milt Kessler Poetry Book Award out of Binghamton University. Joseph’s “Corporal Muse” is also a Hoffer grand prize short list nominee.