English Department Welcomes New Faculty

Author: Andrew Deliyannides

The English Department is pleased to welcome new faculty to campus this fall:


Profile Karnes

Michelle Karnes

Associate Professor of English

PhD from: University of Pennsylvania

Joins us from: Stanford University, where she was Associate Professor

Specialties:  Late medieval literature, philosophy, and religion…

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New Hires Boost Transdisciplinary Scholarship and Teaching

Author: Andrew Deliyannides

The English Department is pleased to announce our newest faculty appointments, Jesús Costantino and Z’étoile Imma. Both originally came to Notre Dame as Moreau Postdoctoral Fellows, Costantino from the University of California, Berkeley in 2011, and Imma from the University of Virginia in 2012. "We are delighted to have such engaged and dynamic young scholars join the department," says Valerie Sayers, department chair. "The range of their interests underscores our commitment to transdisciplinary scholarship and teaching."

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Notre Dame Partners with Poetry Society of America for National Series

Author: Andrew Deliyannides

Letras Latinas, the literary program of the University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Latino Studies (ILS), is partnering with the Poetry Society of America (PSA) to present “Latino/a Poetry Now,” a national tour that will showcase 15 poets in a span of two-and-a-half years. The joint initiative will open Tuesday, November 8 at Harvard University and conclude at Notre Dame Oct. 29–30, 2013.

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