Paula CoomerWill HamlinFrancisco Manzo-RobledoDebra Sellon
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Crimson Reads: A Celebration of Faculty Authored Books  

This page celebrates scholarly monographs, fiction, and poetry published by WSU authors since 2010.
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April 3, 2014, Terrell Library Atrium: A Celebration of Faculty Authored Books

The WSU Libraries is pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of our faculty and hope to create a greater awareness of the diverse publishing activity and achievements of WSU Authors. 

This year's April 3rd event celebrated books published between 2010 and early 2014, including scholarly works, fiction and poetry.

To learn more about Crimson Reads, see the WSU News story.  

In addition, read Nella Letizia's stories on this year's featured authors, including Paula Coomer, Will Hamlin, Francisco Manzo-Robledo and Debra Sellon.


  • Welcome and Introductory Remarks: Beth Blakesley, Associate Dean of the WSU Libraries
  • Opening  Remarks: Frances K. McSweeney, Vice-Provost for Faculty Affairs and Regents Professor of Psychology.
  • Faculty Address: Matthew McCluskey, Chair of the Department of Physics. Author of Dopants and Defects in Semiconductors  and The Last Weapon: A Novel.

Elizabeth Soliday with her book, Childbirth in a Technocratic Age. Cambria Press, 2012. Photo credit: Harrison Higgs.


                                                                   Xinmin Liu, author of Signposts of Self- Realization: Evolution, Ethics and Sociality in Modern Chinese Literature and Film. Brill, 2014.


    Kimberly Houser, author of Legal Guide to Social Media: Rights and Risks for Businesses and Entrepreneurs. Allworth Press, 2013.


                  Jon Hegglund, author of Worldviews: Metageographies of  Modernist Fiction. Oxford University Press, 2012.



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    This page highlights books published and produced by WSU Authors between 2010-2014. To see the titles-by-year please click on the tabs above.

    If you would like to have your work included on this page, or to be included in a future Crimson Reads event, please email


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