Faculty News

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

7/5/17
has had two books appear in print this summer:  Cultural Translation in Ashkenaz: The Emergence of Early Yiddish Literature (Indiana University Press) and A Guide to Old Literary Yiddish (Oxford University Press).
7/5/17
Publication:  Right Here, Right Now: The Buffalo Anthology (Buffalo, Belt Publishing)
7/5/17
Publication:  agon (The Operating System)
7/5/17
Publication:  Illegible Wil : Coercive Spectacles of Labor in South Africa and the Diaspora (Duke University Press)
2/7/17
Publication:  Victorian Pain, Princeton University Press, May 1, 2017
2/1/17
Bruce Jackson’s 1964-67 recordings of African American work songs in a Texas prison are now the basis for a play called “The B-Side,” by NYC’s Wooster Group.
12/19/16
Congratulations to Bruce and Diane, who are receiving “Philanthropy” awards from the National Federation for Just Communities, as part of the “Community Leaders Awards.”
12/12/16
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).
11/11/16
Myung Mi Kim has been appointed the James H. McNulty Chair in English.
9/22/16
"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."