Faculty Achievements

Faculty Achievements 2009-2010
Scholarly Publications





Bill Anthes (Art)
Reframing Photography: Theory and Practice. London: Routledge, 2010. Co-written with Rebekah Modrak.

Brent Armendinger (English and World Literature)
Undetectable. Tucson, AZ: New Michigan Press, 2009.

Peter Nardi (Sociology, Emeritus)
Interpreting Data: A Guide to Understanding Research. Chinese Translation Edition, Pearson Education Asia & Chongqing University, 2009.

Joe Parker (International and Intercultural Studies)
Interdisciplinarity and Social Justice: Revisioning Academic Accountability. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2010. Co-edited with Ranu Samantrai and Mary Romero.

Thomas Poon (Chemistry)
Introduction to Organic Chemistry, 4th Edition. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2010.
Co-written with William H. Brown.

Laura Skandera Trombley (President/English and World Literature)
Mark Twain's Other Woman: The Hidden Story of His Final Years. New York: Knopf, 2010.

Emily Wiley (Biology)
Current Protocols: Essential Laboratory Techniques (online version). Co-edited with Sean Gallagher. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2009.

Phil Zuckerman (Sociology)
Atheism and Secularity. Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2010.


Bill Anthes (Art)
"Contemporary Native Artists and International Biennial Culture," Visual Anthropology Review, vol. 25, no. 2 (Fall 2009): pp. 109-127.

Brent Armendinger (English and World Literature)
"(Un)Touchability: Disclosure and the Ethics of Loss," Journal of Medical Humanities, vol. 30, No. 3, (September 2009).

"Right Livelihood," BANG OUT, vol. 4, No. 1, (July 2009).

"Wood Shop," Chroma, vol. 1, No. 8, (October 2009).

"The Myth of Clotting" and "Not that God Isn't Deep," Zen Monster, vol. 1, No. 2, (March 2010).

"The Museum of Civil Rights and Wrongs" and "West," H_NGM_N, vol. 1, No. 10, (April 2010).

Flying Fish," Barn Owl Review, vol. 1, No. 3 (April 2010).

David Bachman (Mathematics)
"Topological Index Theory for Surfaces in 3-Manifolds," Geometry & Topology, vol. 14, (2010).

"On the existence of high index topologically minimal surfaces," Mathematical Research Letters, vol. 17, No. 3, (2010). With Jesse Johnson.

Ciara Ennis (Art)
LatinArt.com: an Online Journal of Art and Culture: Localization, Location, Ubicación: A Conversation Between Ciara Ennis and Carla Herrera-Prats. March 2010, http://www.latinart.com/fahome.cfm

Industry of The Ordinary, brochure essay, North Eastern Illinois University, Chicago (2009).

Sarah Gilman (Biology)
"A framework for community interactions under climate change." in Trends in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 325-331 (2010). With M. Urban, J. Tewksbury, G.W. Gilchrist, and R.D. Holt.

Melinda Herrold-Menzies (Environmental Analysis)
"Peasant resistance against nature reserves." in Reclaiming Society: The new social activism. You-tien Hsing and Ching Kwan Lee, eds. Routledge Press. November 2009.

Tessa Hicks Peterson (Cultural Studies/Urban Studies/Community Engagement Center)
"Partnering With Youth Organizers to Prevent Violence: An Analysis of Relationships, Power and Change," Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, Johns Hopkins University Press. vol. 4.3, pp. 235-242 (Fall 2010). With T. Dolan and S. Hanft.

"Engaged scholarship: reflections and research on the pedagogy of social change," Teaching in Higher Education: Special Edition, Vol. 14:5 pp 541-552 (October, 2009).

Jim Hoste (Mathematics)
"Sampling Lissajous and Fourier knots," Journal of Experimental Mathematics, vol. 18, No. 4, (2009). With A. Boocher, G. Daigle and W. Zhang.

"Epimorphisms and boundary slopes of 2-bridge knots," Algebraic and Geometric Topology, vol. 10, (2010). With P. D. Shanahan.

Ethel Jorge (Spanish)
"Where's the Community," Hispania, vol. 93, no. 1 (March 2010).

Alex Juhasz (Media Studies)
"The Other Inters," in Inter-disciplinarity and Social Justice, eds. Joe Parker and Ranu Samantrai (SUNY Press, 2010): 151-173.

"AIDS Video: To Dream and Dance with the Censor (2010) Jump Cut: www.ejumpcut.org.

"An Archive of Process," Otis College of Art catalogue for Art of the Woman's Building (Fall, 2010).

"Postscript," written as Advisory Editor for Special Issue on Video Research Methodology, International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches 3:3 (September 2009): 321-322.

"Learning The Five Lessons of YouTube," Cinema Journal 48:2 (Winter 2009), In Focus on Digital Learning, ed. Tara McPherson: 145-150.

"MP:Me: Variant of a Manifesta," in "Experiments in Documentary," special issue of Millennium Film Journal, ed., Lucas Hilderbrand with Lynne Sachs, 51 (Spring/Summer 2009): 30-32.

"The Views of the Feminist Archive," FLOW 11:14, http://flowtv.org/?p=4996. (2010). http://flowtv.org/?p=4996.

"The Increasingly UnProductive Fake," No More Potlucks 4 (July-August 2009).

"Learning The 5 Lessons of YouTube," International Journal of Learning and Media 1:1 (Winter 2009). http://ijlm.net

Azamat Junisbai (Sociology)
"Understanding Economic Justice Attitudes in Two Countries: Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan," Social Forces, vol. 88, No. 4, (2010).

"Social Stratification and Musical Consumption: Highbrow - Middlebrow in the United States" in Chan, Tak Wing (ed.) Social Stratification and Cultural Consumption. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Co-written with Arthur S Alderson and Isaac Heacock.

Adam Landsberg (Physics)
"Construction and Analysis of Random Networks with Explosive Percolation," Physical Review Letters 103, 255701 (2009). With Eric J. Friedman.

"On the Geometry of Combinatorial Games: a Geometric Approach" in Games of No Chance 3 (MSRI series), M.H. Albert and R.J. Nowakowski, Eds., Cambridge University Press (2009). With Eric J. Friedman.

Jesse Lerner (Media Studies)
"Cine Povera," Ready Media: Arqueología de medios y la invención en México, (2010).

Ronald Macaulay (Linguistics, Emeritus)
"Adolescents and identity," Intercultural Pragmatics, vol. 6 (40), 597-612 (2009).

"Remembering Dell Hymes," Language in Society, vol. 39 (3), 310-311 (2010).

Milton Machuca (Spanish)
"In Search of Salvadorans in the United States: Contextualizing the Ethnographic Record," Urban Anthroplogy and Studies of Cultural Systems and World Economic Development, vol. 39, no. 1,2 (Spring, Summer 2010).

"Afro-Latin Americans," Visual Anthropology, vol. 23, no. 4 (July-September 2010).

Ntongela Masilela (Creative Studies)
"Foreword: The Historic and Intellectual Necessity of Literary Histories of African Literature in the African Languages," in A History of Tigrinya Literature in Eritrea, by Ghirmai Negash. Trenton, New Jersey: Africa World Press, 2010.

"African Intellectual and Literary Responses to Colonial Modernity in South Africa," in Grappling with the Beast: Indigenous Southern African Responses to Colonialism, 1840-1930, Peter Limb, Norman Etherington and Peter Midley (eds.). Leiden, Holland: Brill, 2010.

"Hugh Masekela At 70," Baobab: South African Journal of New Writing (2010).

Donald McFarlane (Environmental Analysis)
"An undescribed gecko (Gekkonidae: Cyrtodactylus) from Deer Cave, Gunung Mulu National Park, Sarawak, with comments on the distribution of Bornean cave geckos." Herpetological Bulletin, vol. 110, pp 33-35 (2009). With J. Lundberg and K. Christenson.

"Bats and bell Holes: the microclimatic impact of bat roosting, using a case study from Runaway Bay Caves, Jamaica." Geomorphology, vol 106, pp 78–85 (2009). With J. Lundberg.

"Integrated Magnetic and Global Positioning Satellite Mapping of the Firestone Reserve, Costa Rica." Journal of Maps, 2009, pp 166-169 (2009). With K. Christenson and W. Roberts.

"Haynes estimates of Poison Dart Frog (Anura: Dendrobatidae) densities in recovering tropical forest habitats, southwestern Costa Rica." Herpetological Conservation and Biology, vol. 3(2), pp 289-294 (2008). With J. R. Miller.

"Stable carbon and hydrogen isotopes from bat guano in the Grand Canyon, USA, reveal Younger Dryas and 8.2 ka events." Geology, vol. 36, pp 683-686 (2008). with C.M. Wurster, W.P. Patterson, L.I. Wassenaar, K.A. Hobson, N.B. Athfield and M. I. Bird.

Lee Munroe (Anthropology, Emeritus)
"Contributions of Societal Modernity to Cognitive Development: A Comparison of Four Cultures," Child Development, vol. 80, No. 6, (2009). With Mary Gauvain.

"The Cross-Cultural Study of Children's Learning and Socialization: A Short History." In The Anthropology of Learning in Childhood, edited by David F. Lancy, John Bock and Suzanne Gaskins. Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2010. With Mary Gauvain.

"Child Training." In The Child: An Encyclopedic Companion, edited by Richard A. Shweder. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

"John W. M. Whiting." In The Child: An Encyclopedic Companion, edited by Richard A. Shweder. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Joe Parker (International and Intercultural Studies)
"Introduction," in Interdisciplinarity and Social Justice: Revisioning Academic Accountability, Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2010. With Ranu Samantrai.

"The Ethico-politics of Dedisciplinary Practices," in Interdisciplinarity and Social Justice: Revisioning Academic Accountability, Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2010.

"Subjugated Knowledges and Dedisciplinarity in a Cultural Studies Pedagogy," in Writing Against the Curriculum: AntiDisciplinarity in the Writing and Cultural Studies Classroom, edited by Randi Gray Kristensen and Ryan Claycomb, Lexington Books, 2010.

Susan Phillips (Environmental Analysis)
"La Storia de Gallo: La Importancia Social del Tatuaje en la Vida de un Pandillero Chicano," Tinta y Carne, Morin, Edgar and Alfredo Nateras, eds., Cultura contra Cultura: Mexico D.F., 2009.

"Notes from the Margins: Graffiti, Community and Environment in Los Angeles," Journal of the West, vol. 48, no. 2 (Spring 2009), "Los Angeles and the Urban West," Kenneth Marcus ed.

"Gang/Anti-Gang Strategic Networks," Bret, Bernard, Philippe Gervais-Lambony, Claire Hancock and Frederic Landy, eds., Justice et Injustices Spatiales. Presses Universitaires de Paris Ouest, 2010.

Katie Purvis-Roberts (Chemistry and Environmental Analysis)
"Determination of Methylamines and Trimethylamine-N-oxide in Particulate Matter by Non-suppressed Ion Chromatography," Journal of Chromatography A, vol. 1217, pp. 2070-2073 (2010). With Mark E. Erupe, Allegra Liberman-Martin, Philip J. Silva, Quentin G.J. Malloy, Naomi Yonis, and David R. Cocker III.

"Accelerated Integrated Science Sequence (AISS): An Introductory Biology, Chemistry and Physics Course for College Students," The Journal of Chemical Education, vol. 86, no. 11, pp. 1295-1299 (2009). With Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert, Adam S. Landsberg, Newton Copp, Lisa Ulsh, and David Drew.

Laura Skandera Trombley (President/English and World Literature)
"Mark Twain's Mysterious Vibrator," The Daily Beast, June 10, 2010.

"Huck Finn Is Everywhere: Why America Must Save Its Public Universities," The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 14, 2010.

"What Would Twain Make of Dr. Kush?" The Huffington Post, March 30, 2010.

"America's First Modern Celebrity," The Daily Beast, March 20, 2010.

Susan Seymour (Anthropology, Emeritus)
"Environmental Change, Family Adaptations and Child Development: Longitudinal Research in India," Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, Vol. 41, No. 4, July (2010).

Andre Wakefield (History)
"Leibniz in the Mines." Osiris (Annual Journal of the History of Science Society) vol. 25, pp 171-88 (2010).

Emily Wiley (Biology)
"Measurement of pH" in Current Protocols: Essential Laboratory Techniques, UNIT 3.2, online posting, June 2010. With Deb Chakravarti and Kristin Slade.

B. Scott Williams (Chemistry)
"Come for the Content, Stay for the Community," Innovative Practices for Challenging Times, Academic Commons, (September 2009). (http://www.academiccommons.org/commons/essay/come-contentstay-community, accessed September 2009). With Ethan Benatan, Jezmynne Dene, Hilary Eppley, Margret Geselbracht, Elizabeth Jamieson, Adam Johnson, Barbara Reisner, Joanne Stewart, and Lori Watson.

"Visible Teaching: Moving from a Solitary Practice to a Community Endeavor" Journal of Chemical
vol 87, (2010). With Barbara A. Reisner.

Kathleen S. Yep (Asian American Studies)
"For What You See As Just: Paulo Freire and Asian American Studies in Community-Based Learning," Journal for Civic Commitment, vol. 16, No. 1, 2010.

Phil Zuckerman (Sociology)
"Atheism, Secularity and Well-Being," Sociology Compass vol. 3, issue 6, pp. 949-971 (December 2009).


Bill Anthes (Art)
Interventions: Native American Art for Far-Flung Territories by Judith Ostrowitz, caareviews (online: December 15, 2009).

Patterns of Exchange: Navajo Weavers and Traders by Teresa J. Wilkins, New Mexico Historical Review, Vol. 84, No. 4 (Fall 2009): pp 558-559.

Memory and Vision: Arts, Cultures, and Lives of Plains Indian People by Emma I. Hansen, Great Plains Quarterly, Vol. 29, No. 3 (Summer 2009): pp 258-259.

David Bachman (Mathematics)
Stabilization, amalgamation and curves of intersection of Heegaard splittings by R. Derby-Talbot, in MathSciNet (2010). http://www.ams.org/mathscinet/pdf/2505126.pdf.

José Z. Calderón (Sociology and Chicano Studies)
Review of book Mexican Migration and the U. S. Economic Crisis: A Transnational Perspective, edited by Wayne A. Cornelius, David Fitzgerald, Pedro Lewin Fischer and Leah Muse-Orlinoff in Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews, (July 2010).

Paul Faulstich (Environmental Analysis)
Roots of the Savage Mind, by M. Meschiari, in Quaderni di Semantica, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 79-81 (2010).

Jesse Lerner (Media Studies)
Seeing Mexico Photographed: The Work of Horne, Casasola, Modotti, and Alvarez Bravo by Leonard Folgarait, in Alquimia, issue 36, pp. 87-88 (Summer 2009).

Susan Seymour (Anthropology, Emeritus)
A review of the book, Domestic Goddesses: Maternity, Globalization and Middle-Class Identity in Contemporary India, in Contemporary South Asia Vol. 17, No. 4, (2009).