English Professor Publishes Essay on Alfred Hitchcock

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 2, 2014 – Dr. Matthew Carlson, assistant professor of English at High Point University, published an essay, titled “Conrad’s The Secret Agent, Hitchcock’s Sabotage, and the Inspiration of ‘Public Uneasiness,’” in a new book, “Hitchcock and Adaptation: On the Page and Screen.” The book, edited by Mark Osteen and published by […]

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Lynne Tillman Headlines Phoenix Literary Festival at HPU

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 26, 2013 – Novelist, short story writer and cultural critic Lynne Tillman headlined the 43rd annual Phoenix Literary Festival on Nov. 21. Tillman has authored numerous works, including the novels “No Lease on Life,” “Cast in Doubt,” “Motion Sickness” and “Haunted House.” She serves as professor/writer-in-residence in the Department of English […]

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Award-Winning Author Chang-rae Lee Featured at 42nd Annual Phoenix Literary Festival

High Point University students and community will have the opportunity to learn from world-renowned and award-winning author Chang-rae Lee at the 42nd annual Phoenix Literary Festival, hosted by HPU’s department of English. The highlight of the festival begins at 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 in the Francis Auditorium of Phillips Hall. There will be an open question-and-answer session and book signing following the presentation. The event is open to the public.

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