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Congratulations to the class of 2015!
Rubbertop Review Issue #6 is now available!
The brand new edition of Rubbertop Review, the University of Akron's graduate student-run national literary journal, has just arrived! Big high fives to Editor-in-Chief Jake Euteneuer and his dedicated staff on seeing Issue #6 through to the end. Come to the English Department on the 3rd floor of Olin Hall and get your own FREE copy while supplies last!
Rubbertop Review is open for submissions for its next issue. Submit your work now!
English Department Headlines
Preserving the oral history of a significant Lithuanian drama festival
UA professor Patrick Chura is researching and preserving oral history accounts of the Lithuanian Drama Festival "Atgaiva," a cultural event that contributed significantly to the demise of the USSR.
NEA taps UA faculty poet for prestigious fellowship
Dr. Mary Biddinger, who is the author of four published collections of poetry, is the recipient of the highly competitive award.
Professor takes the hard way with writing his latest book
UA professor and author David Giffels discusses Akron, his students and his new book of essays about the Rust Belt.