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Our faculty is made up of internationally recognized writers and scholars. 

Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson have been named the 2016 recipients of the National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York’s Community Leader Philanthropy Award. 
Congratulations to Rachel Ablow, who will be taking over the editorship of the journal Victorian Literature and Culture, along with Daniel Hack (University of Michigan).
Myung Mi Kim has been appointed the James H. McNulty Chair in English.
Nnedi Okorafor
"UB faculty member Nnedi Okorafor has become only the fourth author in the past 20 years to write a novella that jointly earned Hugo and Nebula awards, two of the science fiction genre’s highest literary honors."
Carla Mazzio
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