Faculty Research & Creative Activity

Faculty Research & Creative Activity

 
This page collects the research and creative activity of the faculty of the Department of English at Eastern Illinois University.

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Submissions from 2015

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"Proof of the loop": Patterns of Habitual Denial in Tim O'Brien's In the Lake of the Woods and Don DeLillo's Libra, Tim Engles

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White Male Nostalgia in Don DeLillo's Underworld, Tim Engles

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"Not I!": Strategies of Post-Millennial Confessionalistic Poetry, Charlotte J. Pence

Submissions from 2014

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“What did she see?” The White Gaze and Postmodern Triple Consciousness in Walter Dean Myers’s Monster, Tim Engles and Fern Kory

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Aubade, Ruben Quesada

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A Rare Species in the Midwest, Ruben Quesada

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On Witness, Ruben Quesada

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Where Have All the Good Men Gone? A Psychoanalytic Reading of the Absent Fathers & Bad Dads on ABC's Lost, Melissa A. Ames

Submissions from 2013

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Bodies of Debt: Interrogating the Costs of Technological Progress, Scientific Advancement, and Social Conquests through Dystopian Literature, Melissa A. Ames

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On Birth, Ruben Quesada

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On Telos, Ruben Quesada

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Incarceration, Identity Formation, and Race in Young Adult Literature: The Case of Monster versus Hole in My Life, Tim Engles and Fern Kory

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Book review: Haia Shpayer-Makov. The Ascent of the Detective: Police Sleuths in Victorian and Edwardian England., Dagni A. Bredesen

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Stop! Think! Grade!: Developing a Philosophy of Writing Evaluation, Terri A. Fredrick

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Synthetic Review of Facing the Center: Toward an Identity Politics of One-To-One Mentoring by Harry C. Denny, Writing Centers and the New Racism: A Call for Sustainable Dialogue and Change, and I Hope I Join the Band: Narrative, Affiliation, and Antiracist Rhetoric by Frankie Condon, Tim Taylor

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Engaging "Apolitical" Adolescents: Analyzing the Popularity and Educational Potential of Dystopian Literature Post-9/11, Melissa A. Ames

Submissions from 2012

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Time in Television Narrative: Exploring Temporality in 21st Century Programming, Melissa A. Ames

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On Style, Ruben Quesada

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Café Flesh, Ruben Quesada

Submissions from 2011

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When Predator Becomes Prey: The Gendered Jargon of Popular Culture, Melissa A. Ames

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Women & Language: Essays on Gendered Communication Across Media, Melissa A. Ames

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The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France: Print, Rhetoric, and Law by Lyndan Warner, Julie Campbell

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The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France: Print, Rhetoric, and Law The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France: Print, Rhetoric, and Law by Lyndan Warner, Julie Campbell

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Review of Community Literacy and the Rhetoric of Civic Engagement by Linda Flower, Tim Taylor

Submissions from 2010

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The (Inter)Active Soap Opera Viewer: Fantastic Practices & Mediated Communities, Melissa A. Ames

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Twilight Follows Tradition: Analyzing "Biting" Critiques of Vampire Narratives for their Portrayals of Gender & Sexuality, Melissa A. Ames

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On the Trail of the First Professional Female Detectives in British Fiction, Dagni A. Bredesen

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A review of "Labor and Writing in Early Modern England, 1567-1667" by Laurie Ellinghausen, Julie Campbell

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Writing Renaissance Emblems: Flaming and Tortured Hearts in The First Part of the Countess of Montgomery's Urania, Julie Campbell

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Ecofeminism and Experiential Learning: Taking the Risks of Activism Seriously, Jeannie Ludlow

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Vamping up Sex: Audience, Age, & Portrayals of Sexuality in Vampire Narratives, Melissa A. Ames

Submissions from 2009

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African American Whiteness in Gloria Naylor's Linden Hills, Tim Engles

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Papa’s Baby, Mama’s . . . Papa?: Toward a Faux Gestational History, Jeannie Ludlow

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Writing Program Administration at the Two- Year College: Ghosts in the Machine, Tim Taylor

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Review of Doing Emotion: Rhetoric, Writing, Teaching by Laura R. Micciche, Tim Taylor

Submissions from 2008

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A review of "Reading Early Modern Women’s Writing" by Paul Salzman, Julie Campbell

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Facilitating Better Teamwork: Analyzing the Challenges and Strategies of Classroom-Based Collaboration, Terri A. Fredrick

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Practicing Professional Communication Principles by Creating Public Service Announcements, Terri A. Fredrick

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Masque scenery and the tradition of immobilization in The First Part of The Countess of Montgomery's Urania, Julie Campbell

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Sometimes It’s a Child and a Choice: Toward an Embodied Abortion Praxis, Jeannie Ludlow

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A Comment on "Pedagogical "In Loco Parentis": Reflecting on Power and Parental Authority in the Writing Classroom", Tim Taylor

Submissions from 2007

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A review of "Autobiography and Gender in Early Modern Literature: Reading Women's Lives, 1600-1680" by Sharon Cadman Seelig, Julie Campbell

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Book Reviews: Fugitive Empire: Locating Early American Imperialism by Andy Doolen and To Be Suddenly White: Literary Realism and Racial Passing by Steven J. Belluscio, Tim Engles

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Book review: Strangers in the City: The Atlanta Chinese, and their Community and Stories of their Lives by Jianli Zhao, Tim Engles

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Coach Turner's Eulogy, Robert A. Zordani

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Book Review: The Twilight of the Middle Class: Post-World War II American Fiction White-Collar Work by Andrew Hoberek, Tim Engles

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Review of Professing and Pedagogy: Learning the Teaching of English by Shari J. Stenberg, Tim Taylor

Submissions from 2006

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Connecting White Noise to Critical Whiteness Studies, Tim Engles

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Review of Lorna Jowett’s Sex and the Slayer: A Gender Studies Primer for the Buffy Fan, Terri A. Fredrick

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Synthetic Review of Moving Beyond Academic Discourse: Composition Studies and the Public Sphere by Christian R. Weisser and Tactics of Hope: The Public Turn in English Composition by Paula Mathieu., Tim Taylor