Apr 10, 2017 | The Conversation
The Sound of Inclusion: Why Teachers’ Words Matter
NC State's Language and Life project is a valuable tool for teachers seeking to understand the role and value of linguistic diversity in the classroom.
Mar 10, 2017 | Associated Press
Dystopian Fiction is Selling Like There’s No Tomorrow
Dystopian works, long staples of English lit courses, are attracting new audiences. John Morillo, English, featured.
Feb 10, 2017 | WUNC 91.5 North Carolina Public Radio
Sam Fuller Broke The Mold For Hollywood War Films
Professor Marsha Gordon's new book "Film is like a Battleground " explores the legacy of 1950s filmmaker Sam Fuller. Listen to her discuss the book on WUNC's The State of Things.
Feb 10, 2017 | The News and Observer
NC State Professor Marsha Gordon Wants You to Know Director Sam Fuller
Marsha Gordon, film studies professor at NC State, discusses her new book, “Film is Like a Battleground: Sam Fuller’s War Movies” with The News and Observer.
Jan 15, 2017 | National Geographic
For Princesses, the Question Remains: Who’s the Fairest?
Linguists Karen Eisenhauer of North Carolina State University and Carmen Fought of Pitzer College analyzed the dialogue from 12 Disney movies, finding that in early films 60 percent of compliments to females related to looks and just 9 percent to abilities.
Nov 16, 2016
NC State Literary Readings Series presents Percival Everett and the 2016 NC State Fiction Contest Awards
Author of nearly 30 books and judge of the 2016 NC State Fiction Contest, Percival Everett will read from his work. Contest winners will be announced. Open to the public.
Nov 14, 2016
Alumni Achievements, Service Honored at 2016 Evening of Stars
The NC State Alumni Association recently recognized three Humanities and Social Sciences graduates for outstanding achievements and service in their careers, communities and beyond.
Oct 20, 2016
NC State Literary Readings Series: Stephen Dunn
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author of 16 collections of poetry, Stephen Dunn will read from his work with a book signing to follow. Open to the public.
Sep 15, 2016
NC State Fiction Contest Open
Calling all writers! NC State’s annual Fiction Contest is open and accepting entries for the 2016 competition. The contest is free and open to all North Carolina residents, drawing more than 300 entrants last year. You have until Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, to mail your work to NC State Fiction Writing Contest, Campus Box 8105, English Department, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, 27695-8105.
Sep 14, 2016
NC State Literary Readings Series: Kaitlyn Greenidge
Author of We Love You, Charlie Freeman, Kaitlyn Greenidge will read from her work, with a book signing to follow. Open to the public.