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Sujata Iyengar

English Professor Sujata Iyengar receives Partner University Fund grant

Sujata Iyengar, professor of English at UGA, and Professor Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin of the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM) have earned a grant from the French American Cultural Exchange (FACE) Foundation through the Partner University Fund (administered through the French Embassy) to...

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Mark Abbe

UGA announces membership in a2ru

The University of Georgia has joined the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities, known as a2ru, a consortium of almost three dozen research-intensive universities committed to advancing interdisciplinary, arts-oriented research. The Willson Center has initiated a new faculty research cluster...

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Diane Batts Morrow

Diane Batts Morrow on the Oblate Sisters of Providence

Diane Batts Morrow, associate professor of history and a 2014-2015 Willson Center Faculty Fellow, was interviewed in Global Sisters Report about her research on the first congregation of black Catholic sisters, founded in 1828. Morrow is currently at work on her...

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CSI Dixie

DigiLab and digital humanities faculty in the news

Earlier this spring semester, crews from C-SPAN visited UGA to film classes taught by Stephen Berry and Scott Nesbit in the Willson Center Digital Humanities Lab for the cable news network's American History TV series. The lecture by Berry, Gregory Professor of...

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Magdalena Zurawski with Sonia Sanchez

English and creative writing faculty gather accolades

Congratulations to 2015-2016 Willson Center Faculty Fellow Magdalena Zurawski, who has won the Poetry Society of America's Norma Farber First Book Award for Companion Animal, her 2015 collection from Litmus Press. Zurawski (pictured with the poet Sonia Sanchez at the PSA...

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