A selection of faculty publications from the Department of English, College of Arts & Letters, Old Dominion University.

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Submissions from 2021

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Dear America (American Dream), Luisa Igloria

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Introduction to Game Design, Development, and Criticism (GAME 201T), Kevin Moberly, Richard E. Ferdig (Ed.), Emily Baumgartner (Ed.), and Enrico Gandolfi (Ed.)

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Society Doesn’t Owe You Anything: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas & Video Games as Speculative Fiction, Marc A. Ouellette

Submissions from 2020

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New Possibilities for Field Experiences: Learning in Practice in a University Writing Center, Michelle Fowler-Amato

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Animus, Luisa Igloria

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Drift, Luisa Igloria

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Park Blues Langston Hughes, Racial Exclusion, and the Park Ballad, Margaret Konkol

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The Revolutionary Gardens of Imagism, Margaret Konkol

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Afterlives of Indigenous Archives: Essays in Honor of "The Occom Circle" [Book Review], Drew Lopenzina

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The House and the Infected Body: The Metonomy of Resident Evil 7, Alan McGreevy, Christina Fawcett, and Marc A. Ouellette

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"The Most Glorious War Recorded in the British Annals”: Portugal in British Figurations of the Peninsular War, Manuela Mourão

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I Told You That to Tell You This: Metagaming and Metacognition in the Hybrid Classroom, Marc A. Ouellette

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A Feel for the Game: AI, Computer Games and Perceiving Perception, Marc A. Ouellette and Steven Conway

Submissions from 2019

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Twisting Facts to Suit Theories: In Defense of Sherlock, Alicia DeFonzo

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Outside a Binary System, The Brighter Object Is a Dream, Luisa A. Igloria

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Psychoanalysis, Dignity, and Life: An Introduction, David Metzger

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"And Nothing She Needs": Victoria's Secret and the Gaze of "Post-Feminism", Marc Ouellette

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"I'm Controlling and Composing": The Role of Metacognition in The Incredible Machine, Marc A. Ouellette

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Lexical Complexity of Academic Presentations: Similarities Despite Situational Differences, Alla Zareva

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Providing Feedback on the Lexical Use of ESP Students’ Academic Presentations: Teacher Training Considerations, Alla Zareva

Submissions from 2018

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The Letters, Alicia DeFonzo

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The Sky of our Manufacture: The London Fog in British Fiction from Dickens to Woolf, Margaret Konkol

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Spectators, Sponsors, or World Travelers? Engaging with Personal Narratives of Others through the Afghan Women's Writing Project, Bethany Mannon

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"Can a Poem Stop a Jail from Being Built?" On Fugitive Counter-Ethics as Prison Pedagogy, Meghan McDowell and Alison Reed

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Run Hugs, Squeeze Hugs, and Jump Hugs: Playfully Professing Parenthood and the Self-in-Relation, Marc Ouellette

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"Saying 'I Do' All Over Again": The Throwaway Ornamentalism of Promises Weddings Vow to Break, Marc A. Ouellette

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He Scores Through a Screen: Mediating Masculinities Through Hockey Video Games, Marc A. Ouellette and Steven Conway

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Afterword: Horizons of Transformation: When Age, Literacy and Scholarship Meet, Louise Wetherbee Phelps

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Dialogical Numbers: Counting Humanimal Pain in J.M. Coetzee's Elizabeth Costello, Mike Piero

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Subjectivity and Methodology in the Arch'I've, Elizabeth J. Vincelette

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Evaluation in Moderation: Evaluative Adjectives in Student Academic Presentations, Alla Zareva

Submissions from 2017

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France in June, Alicia DeFonzo

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Developing a Faculty Learning Community to Support Writing Across Different STEM Disciplines, Vukica M. Jovanovic, Denise Tombolato-Terzic, Daniel P. Richards, Pilar Pazos, Megan McKittrick, Julia Romberger, and Otilia Popescu

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Poetry and Anarchism, Margaret Konkol

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Prototyping Mina Loy's Alphabet, Margaret Konkol

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"That Irate Pornographist": Gender and Nature in Mina Loy's "Songs to Joannes", Margaret Konkol

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"If You Want To Be The Man, You've Got To Beat The Man": Masculinity and the Rise of Professional Wrestling in the 1990's, Marc Ouellette

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The Public Fallout of the Humanities Crisis: Critiquing the Public Turn in Rhetoric and Composition Studies, Mary Beth Pennington, Tonya Ritola, and Belinda Walzer

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Between Smoke and Crystal: Accomplishing In(ter)dependent Writing Programs, Louise Wetherbee Phelps

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Dwelling in the Ruins: Recovering Student Use of Metaphor in the Posthistorical University, Daniel P. Richards

Problems of Agency In Visual Risk Communication, Daniel P. Richards

Submissions from 2016

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Inspection, Alicia DeFonzo

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Map Key and Documentary Sources, Imtiaz Habib

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Apportioned Commodity Fetishism and the Transformative Power of Game Studies, Ken S. McAllister, Chris Hanson, Judd Ethan Ruggill, Carly A. Kocurek, Tobias Conradi, Kevin A. Moberly, Steven Conway, Randy Nichols, Jennifer deWinter, and Marc A. Oullette

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Gay Habits Set Strait: Fan Culture and Authoritative Praxis in Ready Player One, Kevin Moberly and Brent Moberly

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“The Finest Production of the Finest Country upon Earth”: Gender and Nationality in the Writings of Nineteenth-Century British Women Travelers to Portugal, Manuela Mourão

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Powerlessness Repurposed: The Feminist Ethos of Judy Bonds, Mary Beth Pennington

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The 1979 Ottawa Conference and It's Inscriptions: Recovering a Canadian Moment in American Rhetoric and Composition, Louise Wetherbee Phelps

Submissions from 2015

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Overcoming Gender: The Impact of the Persian Language on Iranian Women’s Confessional Literature, Farideh Dayanim Goldin

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Comparatively Mapping Genres in Academic and Workplace Engineering Environments, Vukica M. Jovanovic, Megan McKittrick, Pilar Pazos, Daniel Richards, and Julia Romberger

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Of Sonnets and Archives: Robert Graves, Laura Riding, and the Erasure of Modern Poetry, Margaret Konkol

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Le Jeune Dreams of Moose: Altered States Among the Montagnais in the Jesuit Relations of 1634, Drew Lopenzina

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Robert Southey on Portugal: Travel Narrative and the Writing of History, Manuela Mourão

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Testing the Waters: Local Users, Sea Level Rise, and the Productive Usability of Interactive Geovisualizations, Daniel Richards

Submissions from 2014

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Appalachian Migrant Stances, Bridget L. Anderson

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Needed Research on the Englishes of Appalachia, Bridget L. Anderson, Jennifer Cramer, Bethany K. Dumas, Beverly O. Flanigan, and Michael Montgomery

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Illustrations and Text: Storyworld Space and the Multimodality of Serialized Narrative, Laura Daniel Buchholz

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The Camps [Nonfiction Narrative], Alicia DeFonzo

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Out of Reach [Short Story], Kathleen Fowler

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Eat It: Sex, Food and Women's Writing [Book Review], Marc Ouellette

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Samuel Beckett and Testimony [Book Review], Marc A. Ouellette

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The Rhetoric of Appalachian Identity (Book Review), Mary Beth Pennington

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The Historical Formation of Academic Identities: Rhetoric and Composition, Discourse and Writing, Louise Wetherbee Phelps

Submissions from 2013

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Contemporary English in the USA, Melissa Axelrod and Joanne Scheibman

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Gotcha: What Social Activists Can Learn from Pranksters, Janet M. Bing

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Othello's "Malignant Turk" and George Manwaring's "A True Discourse": The Cultural Politics of a Textual Derivation, Imtiaz Habib

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There is No Word for Work in the Dragon Tongue, Kevin Moberly and Brent Moberly

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Agewise: Fighting the New Ageism in America [Book Review], Marc A. Ouellette

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Editor's Introduction: "Making Sense of the Senseless: A Case for the Insufficiency of Theory and Hermeneutics", Marc A. Ouellette

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Gay for Play: Theorizing LGBTQ Characters in Game Studies, Marc A. Ouellette

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“I Know It When I See It”: Style, Simulation and the ‘Short-Circuit Sign’, Marc A. Ouellette

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Married, With Children and an Xbox: Compromise in Video Games Play, Marc A. Ouellette

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Nobody Here Does Anything For Nothing: Reciprocity and Gender in The Wings of the Dove, Marc A. Ouellette

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Introduction: A Game's Study Manifesto, Jason C. Thompson and Marc A. Ouellette

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Strategy Use of Russian Pre-service TEFL University Students: Using a Strategy Inventory for Program Effectiveness Evaluation, Alla Zareva and Anna Fomina

Submissions from 2012

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What is Talmud? The Art of Disagreement, David Metzger

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Low-Stakes, Reflective Writing: Moving Students into Their Professional Fields, Joyce Neff, Garrett J. McAuliffe, Carl Whithaus, and Nial P. Quinlan

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Gaming Matters: Art, Science Magic and the Computer Game Medium [Book Review], Marc Ouellette

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"We Should Have Brought The Tank": Hypermediated Interactivity in Red vs. Blue, Marc A. Ouellette

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Editor's Introduction: Playing for Keeps: Games and Cultural Resistance [Special Issue], Marc A. Ouellette and Jason Thompson

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An Interview with Francisco Ortega, Creator of Crossing the Bridge, Observance: The Board Game, and H1-B: The Board Game, Marc Ouellette and Jason Thompson

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Facebooking in Distance Education: Constructing Virtual Communities of Practice, Virginia M. Tucker

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Listening for the Squeaky Wheel: Designing Distance Writing Program Assessment, Virginia M. Tucker

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Partial Word Knowledge: Frontier Words in the L2 Mental Lexicon, Alla Zareva

Submissions from 2011

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Corp(Se)ocracy: Marketing Death in Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood, Sarah A. Appleton

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Social Media at Academia's Periphery: Studying Multilingual Developmental Writers' Facebook Composing Strategies, Kevin Eric Depew

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The Mediterranean Apprenticeship of British Slavery, by Gustav Ungerer. Madrid: Editorial Verbum, 2008 (Book Review), Imtiaz Habib

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"Shrinking Historicism": Review of Dale Townshend, The Orders of Gothic: Foucault, Lacan, and the Subject of Gothic Writing 1764-1820, Edward Jacobs

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Whitewash: Nationhood, Empire, and the Formation of Portuguese Racial Identity, Manuela Mourao

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Editor's Introduction: Activism and Anagnorisis, Marc Ouellette

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Liminal Practice in a Maturing Writing Department, Louise Wetherbee Phelps

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Effects of Lexical Class and Word Frequency on the L1 and L2 English-Based Lexical Connections, Alla Zareva

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International Graduate Student PowerPoint Presentation Designs: A Reality Check, Alla Zareva

Submissions from 2010

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John Cleave's Weekly Police Gazette (1834-6), Francis Place, and the Pragmatics of the Unstamped Press, Edward Jacobs

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The "Place" of Rhetoric in Aggadic Midrash, David Metzger and Steven B. Katz

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Commodifying Scarcity: Society, Struggle, and Spectacle in World of Warcraft, Kevin Moberly

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Mapping Race: The Personal As/Is Historical, Manuela Mourão

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Removing the Checks and Balances That Hamper Democracy: Play and the Counter-Hegemonic Contradictions of Grand Theft Auto IV, Marc A. Ouellette

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Veni, Vidi, Wiki: Expertise as Knowledge and a Technocratic Generation, Marc A. Ouellette

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Making the Case for Disciplinarity in Rhetoric, Composition, and Writing Studies: The Visibility Project, Louise Weatherbee Phelps and John M. Ackerman