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Celebration of Books

The Glasscock Center is delighted to share recent book publications by faculty in the College of Liberal Arts and the Center’s affiliated departments. Congratulations to these scholars on their achievement!

Books supported by Glasscock Center Grants (2019-Current)

La Poesia Guineoecuatoriana en Su Contexto Colonial y (Trans)nacional

Alain Lawo-Sukam, Hispanic Studies | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2019

La Poesia Guineoecuatoriana en Su Contexto Colonial y (Trans)nacional (Editorial Cuarto Propio, 2019)

Empire's Nursery

Brian Rouleau, History | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2021

Empire's Nursery Children's Literature and the Origins of the American Century (NYU Press, 2021)


MeToo and Transnational Gender Justice

Chaitanya Lakkimsetti, Sociology & Vanita Reddy, English | Three-Year Seminar Grant Recipients, (2019-2022)

#MeToo and Transnational Gender Justice (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021)

Leagalizing Sex

Chaitanya Lakkimsetti, Sociology | Faculty Research Fellowship Recipient

Legalizing Sex: Sexual Minorities, AIDS and Citizenship in India (NYU Press, 2020)

Katz Philosophy Camps for Youth

Claire Katz, Philosophy | Ad Hoc Grant Recipient

Philosophy Camps for Youth (Big Ideas for Young Thinkers) (Rowman & Littlefield, 2021)

The American Counterculture A History of Hippies and Cultural Dissidents (University Press of Kansas, 2020)

Damon Bach, History | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2020

The American Counterculture: A History of Hippies and Cultural Dissidents (University Press of Kansas, 2020)


Beyond Safety Risk, Cosmopolitanism, and the Neoliberal Contemporary

Emily Johansen, English | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2021 

Beyond Safety: Risk, Cosmopolitanism, and the Neoliberal Contemporary (Bloomsbury Academic, 2020)

Accidental Pluralism America and the Religious Politics of English Expansion

Evan Haefeli, History | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2020

Accidental Pluralism: America and the Religious Politics of English Expansion (Chicago University Press, 2021)


Apostles of Change

Felipe Hinojosa, History | Faculty Research Fellowship Recipient

Apostles of Change: Latino Radical Politics, Church Occupations, and the Fight to Save the Barrio (University of Texas Press, 2021)

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Harland Prechel, Sociology | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2020

Normalized Financial Wrongdoing: How Re-regulated Markets Created Risks and Fostered Inequality (Stanford University Press, 2020)

 


Demagogue for President The Rhetorical Genius of Donald Trump

Jennifer Mercieca, Communication | Internal Faculty Residential Fellowship Recipient

Demagogue for President: The Rhetorical Genius of Donald Trump. United States (Texas A&M University Press, 2020)

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John Cullen Gruesser, Glasscock Center Visiting Fellow | Sr. Research Fellow, Sam Houston State University 

A Literary Life of Sutton E. Griggs: The Man on the Firing Line (Oxford University Press, 2022)

 


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John Cullen Gruesser, Glasscock Center Visiting Fellow | Sr. Research Fellow, Sam Houston State University 

Animals in the American Classics: How Natural History Inspired Great Fiction (Texas A&M University Press, 2022)

 

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L. Brett Cooke, International Studies | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Fall 2019

Tolstoy's Family Prototypes in "War and Peace" (Academic Studies Press, 2020)


Pictorial Art of El Greco Temporalities, Transmaterialities, and Media (Amsterdam University Press, 2019)

Livia Stonescu, Visualization | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2018

Pictorial Art of El Greco: Temporalities, Transmaterialities, and Media (Amsterdam University Press, 2019)

 

Eide

Marian Eide, English | Faculty Research Fellowship

Terrible Beauty: The Violent Aesthetic and Twentieth-Century Literature (University of Virginia, 2019)


For a Just and Better World Engendering Anarchism in the Mexican Borderlands, 1900-1938

Sonia Hernandez, History | Publication Support Grant Recipient, Spring 2021 

For a Just and Better World: Engendering Anarchism in the Mexican Borderlands, 1900-1938 (University of Illinois Press, 2021)

 

reverberations of racial violence

Sonia Hernandez, History | Symposium and Small Conference Grant Recipient, 2019

Reverberations of Racial Violence: Critical Reflections on the History of the Border  (University of Texas Press 2021)


Other Recent Publications (2019-Current)


Anne Morey

Anne Morey and Claudia Nelson, English

Topologies of the Classical World in Children's Fiction: Palimpsests, Maps, and Fractals (Oxford 2019)

beowulf

Britt Mize and Bruce Gilchrist

Beowulf as Children's Literature (Toronto, 2021)



Early Printed Virgil

Craig Kallendorf, International Studies

Early Printed Virgil Editions from 1500-1800: A Bibliography of the Craig Kallendorf Collection (Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2021)

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Craig Kallendorf, International Studies 

Printing Virgil: The Transformation of the Classics in the Renaissance (Brill, 2020)


The Virgilian Tradition

Craig Kallendorf, International Studies

The Virgilian Tradition Vol. 2: Books and Their Readers in the Renaissance, Variorum Collected Studies Series, CS2003 (Milton Park, Abingdon-on-Thames: Routledge, 2021)

Against Popery

Evan Haefeli, History 

Against Popery: Britain, Empire, and Anti-Catholicism (University of Virginia Press, 2020)

 


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Heidi Campbell, Communication  

Digital Creatives and the Rethinking of Religious Authority (Routledge, 2020)

George Yancy A Critical Introduction

Joe Feagin, Sociology 

George Yancy: A Critical Introduction (edited with K. Ducey and C. Headley) (Rowman & Littlefield, 2021)


The White Racial Frame

Joe Feagin, Sociology 

The White Racial Frame. Third Edition (Routledge, 2020)

 

Revealing Britain’s Systemic Racism The Case of Meghan Markle and the Royal Family (with K. Ducey), 2021.

Joe Feagin, Sociology 

Revealing Britain’s Systemic Racism: The Case of Meghan Markle and the Royal Family (with Kimberly Ducey) (Routledge, 2021)

 


Who killed

Joe Feagin, Sociology 

Who Killed Higher Education? Maintaining White Dominance in a Desegregating Era. (with Edna Chun) (Routledge, 2021)

 

Scale Theory

Joshua DiCaglio, English

Scale Theory: A Nondisciplinary Inquiry  (Minnesota, 2021)


The Ethics of Social Punishment

Linda Radzik, Philosophy

The Ethics of Social Punishment: The Enforcement of Morality in Everyday Life (Cambridge University Press, 2020)

 

Useful Captives The Role of POWs in American Military Conflicts

Lorien Foote, History 

Useful Captives: The Role of POWs in American Military Conflicts (with Daniel Krebs) (University Press of Kansas, 2021)

 


Reimagining the Jud

Maria C. Escobar-Lemmon, Political Science

Reimagining the Judiciary: Women's Representation on High Courts Worldwide (Oxford University Press 2021)

Playing Games

Maura Ives, Ann Hawkins, Erin Bistline and Catherine Blackwell, eds.

Playing Games in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America (SUNY, 2021)


Leo Bersani

Mikko Tuhkanen, English

Leo Bersani: A Speculative Introduction (Bloomsbury, 2020)

Chuacer

Nancy Warren, English

Chaucer and Religious Controversies in the Medieval and Early Modern Eras (U of Notre Dame, 2019)


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Patrick Burkart, Communication 

Spotification of Popular Culture in The Field of Popular Communication (Routledge, 2020) 

Spectres from the Past

Portia Owusu, English

Spectres from the Past: Slavery and the Politics of History in West African and African-American Literature (Routledge, 2020)


Cultural Studies Methodology and Political Strategy

Robert F. Carley, International Studies 

Cultural Studies Methodology and Political Strategy (Palgrave MacMillan, 2021)

All Societies Die How To Keep Hope Alive. Ithaca, Cornell.

Sam Cohn, Sociology 

All Societies Die: How To Keep Hope Alive (Cornell University Press, 2021)

 


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Shawna Ross, English

Charlotte Bronte at the Anthropocene (SUNY Press, 2020)

 

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Shawna Ross and Andrew Pilsch, English, eds.

Humans at Work in the Digital Age: Forms of Digital Textual Labor (Routledge, 2919)


George Berkeley and Early Modern Philosophy

Stephen H. Daniel, Philosophy 

George Berkeley and Early Modern Philosophy (Oxford University Press, 2021)

 

Russia's Entangled Embrace

Stephen Brdalyan Reigg, History 

Russia's Entangled Embrace: The Tsarist Empire and the Armenians, 1801-1914 (Cornell University Press. 2020)

 


Habent

Editors: Steven M. Oberhelman, Giancarlo Abbamonte, and Patrick Baker

Habent sua fata libelli: Studies in Book History, the Classical Tradition, and Humanism in Honor of Craig Kallendorf  (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History 2021)

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Theodore George, Philosophy 

The Gadamerian Mind (Routledge, 2021)


The Responsibility to Understand

Theodore George, Philosophy 

The Responsibility to Understand: Hermeneutical Contours of Ethical Life (Edinburgh University Press, 2020)

Eating the Empire

Troy Bickham, History 

Eating the Empire: Food and Society in Eighteenth-Century Britain (The University of Chicago Press, 2020)