F.J. Talley, director of the DeSousa-Brent Scholars Program at St. Mary’s College, has a second career as a mystery writer. In 2017, he published two books: “Take Hart: A Stephanie Hart Novel” and “Twin Worlds.” A third book, “Diaspora,” is set to print in 2018.
José Ballesteros, Steven Muller Distinguished Professor of the Arts, published the first anthology of Latinx poetry of the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. The anthology, “Knocking on the Door of the White House,” was curated and co-edited by Ballesteros and showcases the work of more than 20 D.C.-based poets and numerous translators. The anthology includes the translation work Find out more »
Instructor of Music Eliza Garth has received a positive review of her upcoming release “Tour de Force” (March 2018, Albany Records), featuring music by American composers Sheree Clement and Perry Goldstein. Kathodik, an Italian webzine that publishes articles, interviews, and reviews of rock, pop, jazz, ethnic and contemporary music, states, “As the title of this Find out more »
Professor of Sociology Louis Hicks’s recent book, “The Civilian Lives of U.S. Veterans: Issues and Identities,” was honored by Choice Reviews as an Outstanding Academic Title of 2017. Choice Reviews is the publishing arm of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
Kristi Tredway, visiting assistant professor of the Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at St. Mary’s College, has published a chapter in “The Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education” (Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2018). The article, “Judith Butler, Feminism, and the Sociology of Sport,” chronicles the ways in which Judith Butler’s theories of gender performativity have Find out more »
Professor of Psychology Elizabeth Nutt Williams is co-author of the article “Feminist Critique of and Integration With Diagnostic and Therapeutic Treatment Models” in the “APA Handbook of the Psychology of Women: Vol. 2. Perspectives on Women’s Private and Public Lives,” edited by C. B. Travis & J. W. White (2017).
Psychology and international languages and cultures (Chinese) major Benjamin Ertman ’18 has authored a paper with Eduardo Romano, senior research scientist at the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation. Ertman interned under Romano at the institute over the summer of 2016 where he was tasked to conduct basic research including data manipulation and initial tabulations Find out more »
Associate Professor of History Charles Musgrove recently had published an article in the scholarly journal Twentieth-Century China vol. 42, no. 3. Titled “Taking Back Space: Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and Taiwan’s Democratization,” the article explores the relationship between public space and the emergence of democracy in Taiwan by focusing on the transformation of Chiang Kai-shek Find out more »
Angela Johnson, professor of educational studies at St. Mary’s College, was published in the September issue of The Physics Teacher by the American Association of Physics Teachers. The September issue is themed on race and physics, and Johnson’s paper documents and validates the challenges that women of color in physics face, including the activation of stereotypes, Find out more »
Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology Andrew Cognard-Black recently co-authored the article “Demography of Honors: The Census of U.S. Honors Programs and Colleges.” The article uses new data that allowed Cognard-Black and his collaborators for the first time to identify common administrative structures and curricular features of honors programs and honors colleges in the United States. Richard I. Find out more »