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VCU Peru

For 20 years, VCU students have benefited from the transformative experience of studying abroad.  Indeed, several English Department faculty, graduate students and program alumni have taken part in experiencing first hand the unique potential of an education abroad programs in places such as Peru.  With photos provided by MATX alum Scott Dupree Mills and text…

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Golumbia Speaks at boundary 2 Symposium

Associate Professor David Golumbia presented “Mirowski as Critic of the Digital” at the boundary 2 symposium titled “Neoliberalism, Its Ontology and Genealogy: The Work and context of Philip Mirowski.” The symposium took place at the University of Pittsburgh on March 18. Well done, David!

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The English Faculty Symposium: A Forum for Ideas on Research, Teaching, and Writing

The English Faculty Symposium is a new lecture series that will showcase the research of the faculty of the VCU Department of English. The series carries on the collegial tradition – across ranks, subfields, and communities – of First Friday, the department’s previous lecture series, which was curated by Professor Bryant Mangum for many years….

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Golumbia’s “Bitcoin” Book Published

Associate Professor David Golumbia’s book, The Politics of Bitcoin: Software as Right-Wing Extremism, has been published by the University of Minnesota Press. The book, the “first comprehensive account of Bitcoin’s underlying right-wing politics,” argues that far-right political theory is not just widespread in the communities around Bitcoin but is built into the software design of…

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Welcome Our Incoming Fall 2016 MATX Class…

Abdullah Alahmari completed a Bachelor of Education with a specialization in computers at the Teachers College in 2006. He earned MA in Communication Arts at the University of the Incarnate Word in Taxes. He taught at the Technical College in Abha for the academic year of 2006 and joined the Ministry of Education as a teacher…

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