"Slavery Makes the Woman: Historical and Racial Linkages in the Creative Practices of Mary Edmonia Lewis and Kara Walker"
Kirsten Pai Buick is Professor of Art History at the University of New Mexico.
The Prairie Schooner, founded in 1927 at the University of Nebraska, is widely recognized as one of the premiere literary magazines in the nation. Glenna Luschei Editor-in-Chief Kwame Dawes and Managing Editor Ashley Strosnider lead a team of undergraduate interns, graduate editorial staff, and alumni readers who help publish the quarterly literary magazine and its podcast, Air Schooner.Learn More
Scholarly Editing is the digital, open-access successor to the prestigious print journal Documentary Editing. Under the direction of editors Amanda Gailey and Andrew Jewell, the annual journal publishes small-scale digital editions of cultural materials, as well as peer-reviewed essays about editorial theory and practice. Faculty and students from the Department of English and Center for Digital Research in the Humanities have served as editorial assistants, designers, and contributors.Learn More
Since its inception in 1965, Western American Literature has been the leading peer-reviewed journal in the literary and cultural study of the North American West, defined broadly to include western Canada and northern Mexico. Tom Lynch currently serves as editor of this prestigious journal, published by the Western Literature Association (WLA), of which many UNL faculty members and graduate students are a part.Learn More
Watershed is an independent blog of critical theory by graduate students of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The blog, which began as a series of conversations between graduate students, features connections, explorations and responses to multiple theories, theorists, and issues of interest.Learn More
Laurus, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's undergraduate literary magazine, publishes fiction, poetry, non-fiction and visual artwork created and edited exclusively by UNL undergraduates. The magazine publishes and prints its annual issue every spring, and publishes additional mini-issues online throughout the year.Learn More