USC Upstate Faulty Focus

Tom McConnell’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 11:44 am

McConnell, T. Public Reading, Upcountry Literary Festival, USC Union, March 12, 2011.

McConnell, T. First Prize Essay in Annual Porter Fleming Competition for “Incurable,” Porter Fleming Foundation, Augusta, Georgia, September 12, 2011.

McConnell, T. “Eulogy for My Father,” Ars Medica, 7(1), University of Toronto, 103-108, Fall 2010.

McConnell, T. “Writing It Up, Writing It Down,” Brno Studies in English: Transgressive (Auto)Biography as Genre and Method, 36(2), Masaryk University, Czech Republic, 113-122, 2010.

David Marlow’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 11:41 am

Davis, S., and Marlow, D.“Building Bridges: Exploring the Emerging use of Computer-Mediated TESOL to reach under-served Communities,” Presented at the Fourth Annual Conference for the Hong Kong Association of Applied Linguistics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China, June 2011.

Marlow, D. “Dialect in Education: Moving from discrimination to tolerance at home and abroad,” Organized session, SouthEastern Conference on Linguistics LIXXX, Pine Mountain, GA, April 2011: with Stephen Davis, “The South Carolina Language & Life Project: Moving forward.”

  • with Stuart Foster and Jinwen Zeng, “Attitudes toward Dialect in China vs. the United States: Similarities and differences.”
  • with Jena Rowland, “Dialect Awareness Education: The Importance of Watching our Words.”
  • with Syra Yang, “Heteroglossia in Adolescent Multicultural Literature: Accidental reinforcement of discrimination.”

 

Davis, S., and Marlow, D. “The South Carolina Language and Life Project: Promoting Dialect Awareness and Tolerance for Diversity in 8th Grade Classrooms,” Presented at the Carson Newman College’s Interdisciplinary Symposium on Linguistics, Jefferson City, TN, 2011.

Marlow, D. “Teachin’ Good: Dialects in Education & Life,” Lander University Humanities Enrichment Series, Invited Workshop Presentation, Greenwood, SC, March 2011.

Zeng, J., and Marlow, D. “Perceptions of Dialect in Southeastern China,” USC Upstate Undergraduate Research Journal, 4, 1-9, 2011.

Cheng, S., Li, J., Wu, Y., Marlow, D., and Hope, D. “Grits and Rice: Challenges & Experiences of Chinese Students in Upstate South Carolina,” Presented at the Seventh Annual Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Marlow, D. “Reaching Mainstream Teachers: What they don’t know hurts our kids,” SouthEast TESOL Conference, Richmond, VA, October 2011.

Davis, S., and Marlow, D. “Computer-Mediated TESOL: Employing Technology to Meet the Global Demand for English Instruction,” Journal of System and Management Sciences, 1(3), 91-106, 2011.

Mieir, S., Zhang, X., and Josef, G., and Marlow, D. “College Level ESOL: A students’ perspective from around the globe,” Presented at the Twenty-sixth Annual Carolina TESOL Conference, Asheville, NC, November 2011.

Josef, G., and Marlow, D. “Learning English in Israel and the USA: The same, but different,” Presented at the Twenty-sixth Annual Carolina TESOL Conference, Asheville, NC, November 2011.

Zeng, J., and Marlow, D. “Survival of (only) the Fittest? – Promotion of tolerance for dialect in China,” Presented at the National Association of Multicultural Education, November 2011.

Davis, S., and Marlow, D. “Computer-Mediated TESOL: Employing Technology to Meet the Global Demand for English Instruction,” Presented at ASIACALL: 10th International Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, November 2011.

Rowland, J. and Marlow, D. “Dialect Awareness Education: The Importance of Watching our Words,” USC Upstate Undergraduate Research Journal, 1-8, Fall 2010.

Marlow, D. “Engaging Syntax: Using a Personal Response System to Encourage Grammatical Thought,” American Speech, 87(2), 225-237, 2010.

Marlow, D., and Yilmaz, A. “Sociolinguistics of Teaching: Activities to lower affective barriers and encourage learning by ELLs in pullout and mainstream classrooms,” Annual Carolina TESOL Conference. Hilton Head, South Carolina, November 2010.

Marlow, D. “English with an Accent: Promoting linguistic tolerance for ELLs and others,” SouthEast TESOL Conference, Miami, Florida, September 2010.

Marlow, D., and Davis, S. “Discussing Dialect Diversity in South Carolina: A progress report,” SouthEastern Conference on Linguistics LXXVII, Oxford, Mississippi, April 2010.

Marlow, D. “Teachin’ Good: Dialect diversity in the classroom,” American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education: 62nd Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, February 2010.

Marlow, D. Reaser, J. “Teaching Varieties of… Language in the US: Promoting Dialect Awareness and Tolerance for Diversity in K-12 Classrooms,” USC Columbia Linguistics Colloquium, Columbia, South Carolina, February 2010.

Marlow, D. “Dialect in Society: A brief introduction,” In Proceedings of the Sixth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, 60- 61, Hosted by Millikan & Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, March 26, 2010.

Marlow, D. and Kelley, S. “Playing God – World Making Words,” In Proceedings of the Sixth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, 62-65, Hosted by Millikan & Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, March 26, 2010.

Marlow, D. and Davis, S.“The South Carolina Language and Life Project,” In Proceedings of the Sixth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, 66-67, Hosted by Millikan & Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, March 26, 2010.

Marlow, D. and Rowland, J. “Toward Including Linguistic Awareness in Diversity Education: Applications of a ‘Universal’ Approach to All Varieties of English,” In Proceedings of the Sixth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, 71-73, Hosted by Millikan & Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, March 26, 2010.

Marlow, D. “Appalachian Voices: Perceptions, Features & Origins of Southern Mountain Speech,” Pickens County Museum of Art & History, Pickens, South Carolina, September 2010.

Celena Kusch’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 11:10 am

Leale, J., and Kusch, C. “’Living Literature’ and the Little Magazine of the Twentieth Century,” Presented at the Seventh Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Rowland, J., and Kusch, C. “Rationale for Teaching Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn Word-for-Word,” Presented at the Seventh Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Wenberg, J., and Kusch, C. “Teaching Movements in Literature in a Proper Timeline,” Presented at the Seventh Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Kusch, C. “H. D.’s American Sea Garden: Drowning the Idyll Threat to US Modernism,” Twentieth-Century Literature, 56(1), 47-70, 2010.

Kusch, C. “When Women Are at the Edges of a Gendered Mainstream,” Modernist Networks: Twelfth Annual Conference of the Modernist Studies Association, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, November 2010.

Kusch, C. “New Feminisms, New Modernisms: A Roundtable,” Modernist Networks: Twelfth Annual Conference of the Modernist Studies Association, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, November 2010.

Kusch, C. “Marking History,” Dedication Ceremony of the Zelda Fitzgerald Historical Marker, Asheville, North Carolina, May 2010.

Esther Godfrey’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 11:07 am

Godfrey, E. “The Married Women’s Property Act and The Woman in White,” Presented at the Seventh Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Godfrey, E. “Victorian Cougar: H. Rider Haggard’s She, Aging, and Sexual Selection,” Presented at the InterdisciplinaryNineteenth-Century Studies Conference, Austin, Texas, March 2010.

Godfrey, E. “Dried Bookworms and First Marriages,” Presented at the Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention, Atlanta, Georgia, November 2010.

Benita Dillard’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:57 am

Dillard, B. “African American women’s voices: Using primary sources to introduce students to the Civil War,” Black History Bulletin, 73(2), 16-20, 2010.

Walker, N., Bean, T., and Dillard, B. “When Textbooks Fall Short: New Ways, New Texts, New Sources of Information in the Content Areas,” Pasadena, California: Heinemann, 2010.

David Coberly’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:53 am

Coberly, D. “Method of Instruction and Time of Day in the Intermediate Community College Spanish Class,” Presented at the 63rd Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, April 16, 2010.

Coberly, D. “A Queering of Recent Spanish Women’s Fiction: 1945 – 1996,” Presented at the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Bodies of Knowledge Symposium, March 19, 2010.

Coberly, D. and Polchow, S. “VoiceThread: Weaving Technology into the Foreign Language Classroom One Voice at a Time,” Presented at the Annual Conference of the South Carolina Foreign Language Teacher’s Association, February 20, 2010.

Coberly, D. Review of “From Latin to Romanian: The Historical Development of Romanian in a Comparative Romance Context,” Southern Journal of Linguistics, 34 (1), 87-92, Spring of 2010.

June Carter’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:50 am

Carter, J. Review of “An Angle of Vision: Women Writers on Their Poor and Working-Class Roots,” Lorraine López ed., Afro-Hispanic Review, 30(1), 214-217, 2011.

Guerrero, N., and Carter, J. “Hispanic Literature for Children and Young Adults: Don’t Think of Teaching Hispanic Culture without It,” Presented at the Seventh Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, Spartanburg, SC, April 2011.

Carter, J. and Guerrero, N. “Hispanic Literature for Children and Young Adults: Communication and Culture Beyond the Classroom,” Presented at the Southern Conference on Language Teaching, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, April 15-17, 2010.

Carter, J. “Learning Vocabulary Through Authentic Texts?,” Presented at the Fall Workshop of the SC American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, French, and German, Columbia, South Carolina, October 23, 2010.

Catherine Canino’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:45 am

Canino, C. “What is the History Play” at the 2010 meeting of the Shakespeare Association of America, Chicago, Illinois, April 1-3, 2010.

Canino, C. “Shakespeare and Italian Historians,” Presented at the European Society for English Studies, Turin, Italy, August 23-29, 2010.

Peter Caster’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:39 am

Caster, P., and Buckner, T., eds. Fathers, Preachers, Rebels, Men: Black Masculinity in U.S. History and Literature, 1820-1945, Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2011.

Caster, P., and Buckner, T. “Introduction,” Fathers, Preachers, Rebels, Men, Buckner and Caster, eds., 1-24, 2011.

Caster, P. “Charles W. Chesnutt, Harper’s Weekly, and Racial Caricature in Postbellum, Pre-Harlem America,” Fathers, Preachers, Rebels, Men, Buckner and Caster, eds., 128-159, 2011.

Caster, P. “Prisons, Race, and Masculinity,” Presented at Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC, 2011.

Caster, P. “Building Bridges Instead of Walls: Rhet/Comp, Creative Writing, and New Media Journalism,” Presented at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, Atlanta, GA, 2011.

Caster, P. “Narrating Justice in North America,” Panel chair at the Modern Language Association, Los Angeles, CA, 2011.

Caster, P. “‘I learned prison is a bad place to be’: The 25th Hour and Re-Imagining Incarceration,” Homer Simpson Marches on Washington: Dissent through American Popular Culture, Tim Dale and Joseph Foy, eds., 111-24, University of Kentucky Press, 2010.

Caster, P. National Humanities Center summer seminar and stipend. Raleigh, North Carolina, 2010, Grant, $1,500.

Caster, P. “Charles W. Chesnutt, Racial Caricature, and the Criminalization of Black Masculinity,” American Studies Association, San Antonio, Texas, 2010.

Caster, P. Editor, 90-second commercial for Spartanburg nonprofit organization GlobalBike featured on all United Airlines flights, 2010.

Angelina Tzacheva’s Scholarly Pursuits

May 17, 2011 at 10:35 am

Tzacheva, A. A., Bell, K. J., and Miller, H. B. “Voice Activated Interactive Ambient Information Display,” in Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies (UBICOMM 2011), Lisbon, Portugal, 67-70, November 20-25, 2011.

Tzacheva A. A., and Ras Z.W. “Association Action Rules and Action Paths Triggered by Meta-Actions,” in Proceedings of 2010 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing (GrC 2010), P4161, Sillicon Valley, California, 772-776, August 14-16, 2010.

Tzacheva A.A., and Bell K.J. “Music Information Retrieval with Temporal Features and Timbre,” in Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Active Media Technology (AMT 2010), Toronto, Canada, LNCS 6335, 212-219, August 28-30, 2010.

Tzacheva A.A. “G-Actions Ontology Post-Processing with Action Rule Discovery,” in Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Soft Computing (MENDEL ’10), Brno, Czech Republic, 198-202, June 23-25, 2010.

Burkett, J., and Tzacheva, A.A. “Action Rules and Meta-Actions,” In Proceedings of the Sixth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium, 100-101, Hosted by Millikan & Company, Spartanburg, South Carolina, March 26, 2010.

Tzacheva, A.A. and Bell, K. “Action Rules and Meta-Actions,” South Carolina Research Foundation (SCRF), Grant, $2,938.