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Mary Anne Mohanraj Appears on WGN Morning News

Clinical Associate Professor Mary Anne Mohanraj appeared on Sunday’s WGN Morning News to discuss her recipe for kale sambol, one of the recipes featured in her latest book, A Feast of Serendib.

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Natalie Crohn Schmitt Receives 2020 Ennio Flaiano Award

Professor Emerita of English and Theatre Natalie Crohn Schmitt has been awarded a 2020 Premio Ennio Flaiano in the category Italianistics – Italian in the World for her book Performing Commedia dell’ Arte:…

Ralph Cintron named 2020 RSA Fellow

Professor Ralph Cintron was named to the Rhetoric Society of America’s 2020 class of fellows, one of its highest awards. The RSA nomination committee called Prof. Cintron’s work “extraordinary” and referred to the…

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Prof Rachel Havrelock Publishes New Book, Op-Ed

Rachel Havrelock, professor of English and Jewish studies and Director of the Freshwater Lab, has published an op-ed in the Israeli newspaper Ha’aretz, “Militarizing the Bible: A Warning from Israel’s Settlements to Trump’s…

An Important Message for the English Department Community

Dear English Majors, Minors, and Graduate Students, I write to you today on behalf of the English Department, and along with our other departmental leaders, to affirm unequivocally: ┬áBlack Lives Matter. Yesterday, I…

Rachel Havrelock Quoted in Coronoavirus News

UIC English faculty and Director of the Freshwater Lab Rachel Havrelock was quoted in a recent WBEZ/The Chicago Reporter article about Chicagoans who lack access to water, written in light of recent coronavirus-related…