Fridgeworthy News: The Bucknell Faculty Edition

Stadler Center Director and Assistant Professor of English Shara McCallum is a 2011 recipient of the  National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Literature.

Assistant Professor of English G.C. Waldrep has been selected as the first recipient of the Margaret Hollinshead Ley Professorship in Poetry and Creative Writing at Bucknell University. The professorship is intended to advance the reading, writing and appreciation of creative poetry and prose in the day-to-day experience of all Bucknell students, in all academic disciplines. The five-year appointment provides support and compensation for the recipient as well as extra funding for scholarship and research expenses.

Looking for some new reads to add to your summer reading list? Both Shara McCallum’s This Strange Land and G.C. Waldrep’s and John Gallaher’s Your Father on the Train of Ghosts are available now from Alice James Books and BOA Editions, respectively.

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