Faculty Books-Department of English - Carnegie Mellon University

Faculty Books

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Williams, Jeffrey J. How to Be an Intellectual: Essays on Criticism, Culture, and the University. Fordham University Press, 2014.

How to Be an Intellectual

Oddo, John. Intertextuality and the 24-Hour News Cycle: A Day in the Rhetorical Life of Colin Powell's U.N. Address. Michigan State University Press, 2014.

Intertextuality and the 24-Hour News Cycle

Ritivoi, Andreea. Intimate Strangers: Arendt, Marcuse, Solzhenitsyn, and Said in American Political Discourse. Michigan State University Press, 2014.

Intimate Strangers

Shumway, David. Rock Star: The Making of Musical Icons from Elvis to Springsteen. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.

Rock Star

Daniels, Jim. Eight Mile High. Michigan State University Press, 2014.

Eight Mile High


Harvey, Yona. Hemming the Water. Four Way, 2013

Hemming the Water

Johnstone, BarbaraSpeaking Pittsburghese: The Story of a Dialect. Oxford University Press, 2013.


Klancher, JonTransfiguring the Arts and Sciences: Knowledge and Cultural Institutions in the Romantic Age. Cambridge Unversity Press, 2013.


Purcell, RichardRace, Ralph Ellison and American Cold War Intellectual Culture. Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.



Kaufer, David, Suguru Ishizaki, Amal Al-Malki, and Kira Dreher. Arab Women in Arab News: Old Stereotypes and New Media. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2012.

Arab Women in Arab News

Ritivoi, Andrea and Schachter, Judith, eds. Outrage! Art, Controversy, and Society. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.


McCafferty, Jane. First You Try Everything. Harper, 2012.

First You Try Everything

Shumway, David. John Sayles. University of Illinois Press, 2012.

John Sayles

Wynn, James. Evolution by the Numbers: The Origins of Mathematical Argument in Biology. Parlor Press, 2012.

Evolution by the Numbers


Aguiar, MarianTracking Modernity: India's Railway and the Culture of Mobility. University of Minnesota Press, 2011.


Daniels, Jim. Having a Little Talk with Capital P Poetry. Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2011.

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Daniels, Jim. Trigger Man: More Tales of the Motor City. Michigan State University Press, 2011.

Trigger Man

Knapp, Peggy. Chaucer and the Social Contest. Routeledge Revivals, 2011. 


Masters, Hilary. Post: A Fable. BkMk Press, 2011.



Daniels, Jim with Jane McCafferty and Charlee Brodsky. From Milltown to Malltown. Marick Press, 2010.

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Dilworth, Sharon, ed. Keeping the Wolves at Bay: Stories by Emerging American Writers. Autumn House Press, 2010.

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Dilworth, SharonYear of the Gingko. Unbound Press, 2010.

Year of the Gingko

Hayes, Terrance. Lighthead. Penguin Putnam Publishers, 2010. (Winner of 2010 National Book Award).

hayes lighthead

Johnstone, Barbara, ed. The SAGE Handbook of Sociolinguistics. Sage Publications Ltd., 2010. (Co-edited with Ruth Wodak and Paul E. Kerswill).

The SAGE Handbook of Socoiolinguistics


Johnstone, Barbara, ed. Rhetoric in Detail: Discourse Analysis of Rhetorical Talk and Text. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishers, 2009. (Co-edited with Christopher Eisenhart).

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Klancher, Jon, ed. A Concise Companion to the Romantic Age. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

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Masters, Hilary. How the Indians Buried Their Dead: Stories. Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press, 2009. (Winner of 2010 Bronze Medal in the Literary Short Story Collection category, Independent Publisher Book Awards).

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Masters, Hilary. In Rooms of Memory. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.


Straub, Kristina. Domestic Affairs: Intimacy, Eroticism, and Violence Between Servants and Masters in Eighteenth-Century Britain. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2009.



Flower, Linda. Community Literacy and the Rhetoric of Public Engagement. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2008. (Winner of 2009 Rhetoric Society of America Book Award for best work in rhetorical study).

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