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A New Addition to WKU: MFA in Creative Writing

I met with Dr. Bell during his office hours to talk about the recent development of the MFA program. I expressed to him my surprise and told him how fast it all seemed to happened. “Oh, but it did, it really did,” he said. Dr. Bell is the director of the Creative Writing program at WKU, but this development was in
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David Bell’s CEMETERY GIRL Wins Le Prix Polar International de Cognac

Congratulations to Associate Professor David Bell who just received the prestigious Le Prix Polar International de Cognac for CEMETERY GIRL.  The award is given to the best crime novel published by a non-French author, and recent winners include Peter May for THE LEWIS MAN, Jeffrey Archer for PRISONER OF BIRTH, and Karin Slaughter for INDELIBLE. When asked about this latest
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Dr. Hovet Co-edits Cinema Journal Teaching Dossier

Dr. Ted Hovet, Professor of Film Studies and English at Western Kentucky University, recently co-edited the Cinema Journal Teaching Dossier Vol. 1 (3) for the fall 2013 issue with Lisa Patti, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Media and Society Program at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. They were very involved in the process of creating the Dossier, from crafting a call
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Dr. Hunley on WKU Radio to Promote Scotch Tape World

Dr. Tom Hunley, Associate Professor of English at WKU, has been busy promoting his new chapbook of poetry, Scotch Tape World, which was just published by Accents Publishing on September 1st. He was interviewed by Kevin Willis for WKU Radio yesterday – click this link to hear or read the interview, find out what a chapbook is (if you don’t
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Dr. Bell’s Been Traveling, and He May NEVER COME BACK

Dr. David Bell has been very busy promoting his latest novel, NEVER COME BACK. If you didn’t have a chance to attend the NEVER COME BACK book launch on October 1st, stay tuned for a video of Dr. Bell’s reading coming soon! Here are some pictures from along the way and information about upcoming events, which are all open to
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