January 24, 2019
Zain's essay, "Willing representatives: Mohsin Hamid and Pakistani literature abroad," has sparked much interest.
Tomas Elliott's article on televised versions of Shakespeare's history plays published in the online journal, Adaptation [OUP]
November 28, 2018Tomas Elliott's article published in online journal, Adaptation [OUP]
October 03, 2018
Deanna Cachoian-Schanz published her first book review, "Deviations: A Translator's Note on Shushan Avagyan's Book, untitled," in a special edition of the Armenian Review called Queering Armenian Studies (edited by Tamar Shirinian and Carina Karapetian Giorgi) with an introduction by Penn professor David Kazanjian.
July 16, 2018Emily Wilson’s fresh take on this ancient Homeric epic is both scholarly exacting and a pleasure to read.
April 27, 2018
Philadelphia’s new Poet Laureate Raquel Salas-Rivera holds many identities — queer, non-binary, Puerto Rican, Philadelphian — and uses the gender-neutral pronoun “they.” Rivera sometimes reads their poetry first in Spanish, even when most of the people in their audience aren’t Spanish speakers. “I believe the discomfort can be a teaching movement,” they say.