|In Memoriam – Glyn Salton-Cox
The English Department is devastated to announce the death over the New Year of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox. To his family, loved ones, and friends here, in his native Britain, and throughout the world, we offer our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. Glyn was a brilliant scholar, a very popular teacher, and the kindest of colleagues.
The Department of English invites you to a commemoration of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox on Friday, March 3d, 2023.
We will gather in the Faculty Club’s Betty Elings Wells Pavilion at 3:00 pm and then move to the Terrace at 4:00 pm for a reception. Please let us know of any accessibility requests.
Professor William Warner wins Gottschalk Prize
Bill Warner was formally awarded the Gottschalk Prize in March 2014 at the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies’ Conference. This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries a monetary award. Louis Gottschalk (1899-1975) second President of ASECS, President of the American Historial Association, and for many years Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, exemplified in his scholarship the humanistic ideals that this award is meant to encourage. (more details)