DEPARTMENT OF WOMEN’S STUDIES

 

FACULTY ACTIVITIES REPORT

 

JULY 1, 2002 TO JUNE 30, 2003

 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits

II. Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

III. Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

 

I.  Publications, Performances, Exhibits

 

DeShazer, Mary K.*

“’Walls Made out of Paper’: Witnessing Wit and How I Learned to Drive,Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory, 13:1, Fall 2002.

 

Nielsen, Linda L.**

Embracing Your Father: Strengthening Your Father-Daughter Relationship was accepted for publication, McGraw Hill, February 2004.

 

 

II.  Papers and Presentations Presented at Professional Meetings

 

Boyle, Anne M.*

Lectures:  Barbara Kingsolver’s novel, The Poisonwood Bible, Parkland and North Forsyth High Schools, April 2003.

 

DeShazer, Mary K.*

Presentation:  “Women’s Studies and South African Poetics: Influences and Intersections.  Women’s Studies Symposium, University of Hawaii, Hilo, January 31-February 3, 2003.

 

Presentation:  “The House of Lightning: Elegy and Resistance in U.S. Women’s Breast Cancer Poetry.  Women’s Studies Symposium, University of Hawaii, Hilo, January 31-February 3, 2003.

 

Presentation:  “Gendered Subjectivity and Transnational Modernisms: South African Women’s Poetry from the 1950s.  New Modernisms Conference, University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 31-November 3, 2002.

 

Lecture:  “South African Women’s Poetry of Resistance and Transformation.  Brevard College, March 27, 2003.

 

 

III.   Editorships, Offices, and Consultancies

 

Boyle, Anne M.*

Co-Editor of IMEJ: Interactive Multimedia Electronic Journal of Computer-Enhanced Learning (http://imej.wfu.edu).  Edited two issues during the 2002-2003 year.

 

 

IV.  External Grants Received

 

None

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*also appointed in English Department

**also appointed in Education Department