Pavithra Narayanan and Desiree Hellegers, associate professors, English, WSU Vancouver, co-authored “Toxic Imperialism: Memory, Erasure, and Environmental Injustice in David Chariandy’s Soucouyant,” in A Review of International English Literature.
Alair MacLean, associate professor, sociology, WSU Vancouver, authored “Military service and the socioeconomic attainment of Frenchmen, 1940–1980” in Social Stratification and Mobility.
Thabiti Lewis, associate professor, English, WSU Vancouver, was awarded the 2019 Black Metropolis Research Consortium Short-term Fellowship to complete his book on Chicago’s role in shaping the Black Arts Movement. Lewis also was appointed interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at WSU Vancouver for AY 2019-20.
Matthew Sutton, professor, history, authored Double Crossed: The Missionaries Who Spied for the United States During the Second World War (Basic Books, forthcoming).
Alair MacLean, associate professor, sociology, WSU Vancouver, authored “A Few Good Men and Women: Gender, Race, and Status in the Wartime Volunteer Military” in Population Research and Policy Review.
John Streamas, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Street Lit: John Okada Ventures into the Proletarian” at the Association for Asian American Studies annual conference in Madison, Wisconsin.
Jennifer Schwartz, professor, and Lindsey Beltz, graduate student, sociology, coauthored “Trends in Female and Male Drunken Driving Prevalence over Thirty Years: Triangulating Diverse Sources of Evidence” in Addictive Behaviors.
Jennifer Lodine-Chaffey, instructor, English, WSU Tri-Cities, published “’Beyond Death’: John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi and Posthumous Influence” in Ben Jonson Journal.
Melissa Kowalski, doctoral candidate, Zachary Hamilton, associate professor, and Alex Kigerl, assistant research professor, criminal justice, coauthored with a colleague “Recrafting Youth Risk Assessment: Developing the Modified Positive Achievement Change Tool for Iowa” in Deviant Behavior.
Justin Denney, professor, sociology, won a 2018 IPUMS Health Surveys Research Award from tne University of Minnesota Population Research Center for his coauthored article “Neighborhood Concentrated Disadvantage and Adult Mortality: Insights for Racial and Ethnic Differences” in Population Research and Policy Review.