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Harry Bhandari Successfully Defends his Dissertation

On November 15, 2021 Harry Bhandari of LLC Cohort 19 successfully defended his dissertation and earned the title of Doctor of Philosophy. He is currently making final edits to his manuscript and...

Posted: November 22, 2021, 11:53 AM

Ethnographies of Race, Space, and Place course | Spring 2022

Special topics course with Dr. Rebeca Gamez

The Language, Literacy & Culture Doctoral Program's visiting lecturer, Dr. Rebeca Gamez, is offering a special topics course in the Spring 2022 semester called Ethnographies of Race, Space,...

Posted: November 16, 2021, 7:55 PM

Remembering Professor Emeritus Roger Dubois

"I am in search of the perfect beach."

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our colleague and friend Dr. Roger Dubois on Oct. 14, 2021. He began his career as a professor in 1972 at the Catholic University of...

Posted: November 15, 2021, 7:42 PM

Textshop Experiments sponsors book talk with media theorist

Dr. Janneke Adema on November 4, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Textshop Experiments, founded by Dr. Kevin Wisniewski and Dr. Felix Burgos (LLC '18 alums), is sponsoring a book talk with cultural and media theorist, Dr. Janneke Adema, of The Centre for...

Posted: October 27, 2021, 3:48 PM

Social Justice and Globalization Lecture by Dr. David Balosa

Watch virtually on October 27th at 10 a.m.

Dr. David Balosa (LLC '20) is giving a virtual lecture as part of a seminar series hosted by the English Language Studies Department  at the University of South Africa (UNISA) on Wednesday,...

Posted: October 22, 2021, 4:10 PM

Meet Dominique Ross

INDS Fall 2021 Graduate Highlight Series

Posted: October 21, 2021, 2:04 PM

Siobhan Quinn successfully presents

her Dissertation Research Proposal

The LLC Program is pleased to announce that Siobhan Quinn of Cohort 17, successfully and skillfully presented her dissertation research proposal to her committee on October 11, 2021. Her...

Posted: October 18, 2021, 9:57 AM

What's Your Story?

UMBC Community Read event on November 2nd

The UMBC Community Read for fall 2021 and spring 2022 is We Speak For Ourselves by D. Watkins, a Baltimore-based author, teacher, and speaker. All UMBC and surrounding Baltimore area...

Posted: October 12, 2021, 9:59 AM

$1,000 Scholarship Opportunity for INDS Majors

Bolton Family Scholarship now accepting applications!

The Bolton Family Scholarship was established in 2018 to honor Elinora Bolton, who at age 52, and after raising a family of 10, earned a BA as a member of UMBC’s first graduating class. Four...

Posted: October 7, 2021, 12:55 PM