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Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:32:00 -0700Jan Johnson, clinical assistant professor in the Department of English, has been named the recipient of this year's Beatrice Medicine Award for Published Academic Essay for her article titled "'We Were All at Wounded Knee': The Engaged Resistance of Folk and Rock in the Red Power Era." The piece appeared in her 2016 co-edited book "Indigenous Pop: Native American Music from Jazz to Hip Hop." The Beatrice Medicine Award is awarded annually and decided by the Studies in American Indian Literature editors. It will be presented to Johnson at the Native American Literature Symposium. Read more
Posted Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:20:00 -0700Thirteen faculty members from across disciplines at the University of Idaho have earned grants through the university’s 2017 Seed Grant Program.
Posted Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:34:00 -0700UI's Fugue Literary Journal is hosting its annual fundraiser, Flight of Writers, will be held at Bloom Restaurant at 7 p.m. Friday, April 14. Guest readers this year are Nance Van Winckel (poetry/prose), Keetje Kuipers (poetry), Buddy Levy (nonfiction), Tiffany Midge (poetry), and Benjamin James (screenwriting). Each 10-15 minute reading will be paired with a particular wine, courtesy of Fugue's own in-house sommelier and nonfiction editor/expert, Paul Warmbier.
Posted Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:04:00 -0700Mary Szybist, an award-winning poet and the University of Idaho’s 2017 Distinguished Visiting Writer of Poetry, will be giving a free public reading at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the 1912 Center. Read more
Posted Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:18:00 -0700The University of Idaho Alumni Association will honor three individuals for their achievements and service to the university at the Latah County Silver and Gold Celebration on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The event is 6-8 p.m. at the Bruce M. Pitman Center International Ballroom, 709 Deakin Avenue, in Moscow.