Richard Menke

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Albert Christ-Janer Creative Research Award 2020 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/3" css=".vc_custom_1586812304500{padding-bottom: 20px !important;}"][vc_single_image image="17879" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Richard Menke, associate professor of English, is an innovative scholar of Victorian media studies, creatively crossing traditional...

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Andrew Zawacki

Albert Christ-Janer Creative Research Award 2018 Andrew Zawacki, professor in the Department of English, has gained distinction as a poet, translator, editor and critic. Since joining the UGA faculty in 2005, he has produced four celebrated books of poetry, numerous chapbooks and limited-edition books, and critical...

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Elizabeth Wright

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Distinguished Research Professor 2020 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/3" css=".vc_custom_1586808593083{padding-bottom: 20px !important;}"][vc_single_image image="17837" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Elizabeth Wright, professor of Spanish, is an internationally recognized scholar of Spanish “Golden Age” literature and culture. With more...

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Sarah Spence

Distinguished Research Professor 2009 Sarah Spence, professor of classics, is a prolific writer on a broad range of topics from classical antiquity to contemporary rhetoric. She is considered one of the most distinguished literary scholars of her generation. Spence’s many pioneering contributions (among them her 10 volumes...

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Edward Larson

Albert Christ-Janer Award 2001 Edward J. Larson, the Richard B. Russell Professor of American History and the Herman E. Talmadge Chair of Law, has a long-established record of scholarship on the theory of evolution and its social implications. He is best known for his 1998 Pulitzer Prize...

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Betty Jean Craige

Albert Christ-Janer Award 2003 Betty Jean Craige, university professor of comparative literature and director of the Center for Humanities and Arts, studies Western society’s shift in conceptual order from a dualistic to a holistic understanding of nature and culture. Her six books include a biography of the...

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W. Frederick Mills

Albert Christ-Janer Award 2005 W. Frederick Mills is an internationally acclaimed trumpet player, arranger and conductor. A member of the Canadian Brass for 24 years, he performed as a soloist in 16 countries on five continents. He also played solo, first-chair trumpet with the American Symphony Orchestra...

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