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The English Professor
Language: en
Pages: 710
Authors: Margaret R. O’Leary/Dennis S. O’Leary
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-04 - Publisher: iUniverse

Across the span of more than forty years, Raphael Dorman O’Leary, a professor of English rhetoric and English literature, taught his students at the University of Kansas to think straight, to put sinew into their sentences, and to embrace the magnificent literary treasures of their mother tongue. The English Professor,
The English Professor
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Gina Iafrate
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-01 - Publisher: FriesenPress

Andrew Robertson, an introverted, middle-aged professor leaves his unremarkable London life to embark on a journey to Sicily where strangers welcome him kindly. In this sensuous Mediterranean setting, he develops a burning infatuation for another man’s wife. Falling into each other’s arms, Andrew and Francesca both satisfy and heighten the
The English Department
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Walter Ross Winterowd, W. Ross Winterowd
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: SIU Press

To understand the history of "English", W. Ross Winterowd insists, one must understand how literary studies, composition-rhetoric studies, and influential textbooks interrelate. Stressing the interrelationship among these three forces, Winterowd presents a history of English studies in the university since the Enlightenment. Winterowd's history is unique in three ways. First,
Murder in the English Department
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Valerie Miner
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-19 - Publisher: Open Road Media

An assistant professor’s fight against campus harassment soon becomes a fight for her life in this “totally compelling and utterly modern mystery” (Judy Grahn, American Book Award–winning author). Assistant professor Nan Weaver, an outspoken feminist, is working toward tenure at Berkeley. Nan’s blue-collar family left her with a legacy of
Letters to an English Professor
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Joely Sue Burkhart
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-27 - Publisher: Joely Sue Burkhart

I heard your voice, and I knew. I knew I had to be in your class. I knew I had to be… Yours. As an Accounting student, Rae Jackson has never cared much for poetry, but that all changes when she hears Dr. Connagher’s distinctive voice quoting some dead dude