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Penn State Brandywine celebrates faculty authors with signing, reception

11/15/2012 —

In celebration of Penn State Brandywine faculty who have published a monograph, edited a text or translated works in the last two years, the campus will host a book signing and reception, “Brandywine Celebrates Authors,” on Wednesday, December 5, from 3 to 5 p.m.

Nine faculty authors will read from or discuss their text and answer audience questions in the Tomezsko Classroom Building, room 103, before heading to a book signing and reception in the lounge.

Attendees will have an opportunity to speak with the authors one-on-one, buy copies of their books and have the author sign the books. Refreshments and desserts will be provided at the reception. This event is free and open to the public.

Faculty authors include:

Stephen J. Cimbala, Distinguished Professor of Political Science
“US National Security: Policy Makers, Processes, and Politics,” 5th ed. Sam Sarkesian, John A. Williams, Stephen J. Cimbala. Lynne Rienner, 2013.

Myra Goldschmidt, Associate Professor of English / Debbie Lamb Ousey, Instructor of English
“Teaching Developmental Immigrant Students in Undergraduate Programs: A Practical Guide.” Myra M. Goldschmidt, Debbie Lamb Ousey. University of Michigan Press: Ann Arbor, 2011.

Paul Greene, Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology and Integrative Arts
“Metal Rules the Globe: Heavy Metal Music Around the World.” Jeremy Wallach, Harris M. Berger, Paul D. Greene. Duke University Press, 2011.

Pauline Guerin, Professor of Psychology
“Health Care and Indigenous Australians: Cultural Safety in Practice.” K. Taylor, Pauline Guerin. Palgrave-MacMillan: Australia, 2010.

Cynthia Lightfoot, Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
“Art and Human Development.” C. Milbrath, Cynthia Lightfoot. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (Francis-Taylor), 2010.

David Macauley, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Studies
“Elemental Philosophy: Earth, Air, Fire and Water as Environmental Ideas.” Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2011.

Adam Sorkin, Distinguished Professor of English
“Mouths Dry with Hatred,” a book of poems by Dan Sociu (translated from Romanian by Adam J. Sorkin with the poet). Fayetteville, NC: Longleaf Press, 2012.

Djuradj Stakic, Professor of HDFS
“The Rights of Children Deprived of Their Liberty.” UNICEF, 2011.

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