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"If All of Rochester Read the Same Book"

The RIT English Department is thrilled to participate in the Writers and Books event, "If All of Rochester Read the Same Book."

Luis Albert Urrea is the winner of a Lannan Literary Award and the Christopher Award, and the recipient of an American Book Award, a Western States Book Award and a Colorado Book Award. In 2001, Luis was inducted into the Latino Literary Hall of Fame.

Filled with unforgettable characters and prose as radiant as the Sinaloan sun, Into the Beautiful North is the story of an irresistible young woman's quest to find herself on both sides of the fence.

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Job Posting: Language Science

The Department of English invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position, beginning in January 2018, with specialization in computational linguistics. Possible areas include:

  • Deep learning for natural language understanding
  • Speech and speech technology
  • Multimodal and linguistic sensors
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Linguistic narrative analytics

Please visit for a full position description.

Review of applications will begin on November 25, 2017.

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