Friends of Rutgers English Spring/Summer 2005

Inside This Issue
John Belton Wins a Guggenheim
From the Chair
Marianne DeKoven Wins Research Award
Beyond the Classroom: Reading Groups
Stacy Klein Wins Research Fellowship
Brent Hayes Edwards Wins Library Fellowship
Richard Koszarski on New Jersey’s Film History
A New Film Library
New Faculty Profile: Veena Kumar
Writers at Rutgers: Jean Valentine
Writers at Rutgers: C. K. Williams
Wesley Brown Retires
A Dramatic Farewell to Wesley Brown
A History of Rutgers English: Part 4
A History of Douglass English
Student Awards Bring Out the Best
The Burian Award
The Enid Dame Poetry Prize
A New Graduate Seminar
In Memoriam: Lexi Rutnitsky
Graduate Student Placement
Howard Travel Fellowships
Plangere Center Expands
Alumni Offer Career Advice
Thanks to Our Interns
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Turning Students into Professors

Congratulations to the Rutgers English graduate students who will become professors soon. The Graduate Program at Rutgers continues to have one of the best placement rates in the nation, as schools everywhere recognize the talent and training of these teachers and scholars. Best wishes to all who are starting new positions!

Hiring Institutions: Bryn Mawr College, Connecticut College, Florida Atlantic University, Fordham University, George Washington University, Harvard University, McMaster University, University of North Texas, Ohio State University, Southern Mississippi University, St. Johns University, Texas A&M, York University (U.K.)

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