The University of New Hampshire is joining the global celebration of the 400th anniversary of the publication of the Second Part of Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote (1615-2015) with an international symposium of scholars and an exhibit of the Dimond Library Special Collection’s rare editions of this classic.
Megan Specia ’09 is the Donald M. Murray Visiting Journalist for 2015. Specia is a journalist based in New York City, working as the assistant real time editor for Mashable, reporting on national and international breaking news.
“Mashable is a growing media company that is developing new and innovative ways to tell news stories across several digital platforms. For me, it was an opportunity to join a team that is still relatively small, and work to build out the news gathering processes around breaking international news and really define the way we tell stories.”
Professor Emeritus of English Charles Simic has published two new books, both with Ecco, a division of Harper Collins. The Lunatic: Poems is a collection of 70 poems that range in subject from mortality to personal ads, from the simple wonders of nature to his childhood in war