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Ryan Roberts

Ryan Roberts maintains the Official Websites of
Julian Barnes, Ian McEwan, James Fenton
, Hermione Lee, and Ian Hamilton

 

Education

    Certificate in Special Collections, Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: (expected 08/2012)

    M.A., English, University of Illinois at Springfield: 07/2011

    C.A.S., Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: 08/1999

    M.S., Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: 05/1997

    B.A., English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: 05/1995

    A.S., Lincoln Land Community College: 05/1993


Professional Experience

Professor / Librarian
Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, Illinois
08/2000 - Present

Editorial Assistant
Between the Lines
05/2002 - Present

Managing Editor
Mirror of Race: www.mirrorofrace.org
11/2008 - Present

Interim Assistant Public Services Librarian
Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois
08/1999 - 06/2000


Fellowships & Awards

Research Fellowship, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (Austin, Texas), 2003-2004.

Lincoln Land Community College Distinguished Service Award, Faculty, 2008-2009.

Research Fellowship, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (Austin, Texas), 2009-2010.


Publications

"Letter to the Editor: England, England." Times Literary Supplement, September 18, 1998, p. 19.

"Bloody golden eggs again!" Authors Review of Books no. 10 (Summer/Fall 1999).

(Contributor). Kruger, Betsy and Cathy Lawson, eds. On Account of Sex: An Annotated Bibliography on the Status of Women in Librarianship 1993-1997. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 2000.

(Co-compiler of bibliography with Philip Hoy). Charles Simic in Conversation with Michael Hulse. London: Between the Lines, 2002.

(Co-compiler of bibliography with Philip Hoy). Ian Hamilton in Conversation with Dan Jacobson. London: Between the Lines, 2002.

(Editorial Assistant). John Ashbery in Conversation with Mark Ford. London: Between the Lines, 2003.

(Editorial Assistant). Peter Dale in Conversation with Cynthia Haven. London: Between the Lines, 2005.

(Compiler of bibliography). Three Poets in Conversation: Dick Davis, Rachel Hadas, Timothy Steele. London: Between the Lines, 2006.

(Contributor). Kruger, Betsy and Cathy Lawson, eds. On Account of Sex: An Annotated Bibliography on the Status of Women in Librarianship 1998-2002. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 2006.

"Barnes, Julian." The Facts on File Companion to the British Short Story. Ed. Andrew Maunder. New York: Facts on File, 2007. pp. 27-28.

"Evermore." The Facts on File Companion to the British Short Story. Ed. Andrew Maunder. New York: Facts on File, 2007. p. 146.

(Co-editor with Vanessa Guignery) Conversations with Julian Barnes. University Press of Mississippi, 2009.

(Editor) Conversations with Ian McEwan. University Press of Mississippi, 2010.

(Editor) John Fuller & the Sycamore Press: A Bibliographic History. Oxford: Bodleian Library / New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2010.

"Inventing a Way to the Truth: Life and Fiction in Flaubert's Parrot." Julian Barnes: Contemporary Critical Perspectives. Eds. Sebastian Groes and Peter Chidls. London: Continuum, 2011. pp. 24-36.


Web Design

Julian Barnes Website: www.julianbarnes.com (1996 - Present)

Ian McEwan Website: www.ianmcewan.com (2002 - Present)

James Fenton Website: www.jamesfenton.com (2005 - Present)

Hermione Lee Website: www.hermionelee.com (2006 - Present)

Ian Hamilton Website: www.ianhamilton.org (2009 - Present)

Luna Argentum (Hand-crafted Sterling Silver Jewelry by Tricia Hardway): www.lunaargentum.com


Organizations

Phi Theta Kappa (1993)

Phi Beta Kappa (1995)

Golden Key National Honor Society (1995)

Beta Phi Mu International Library & Information Science Honor Society (1997)

  
Novels:    The Cement Garden    The Comfort of Strangers    The Child in Time    The Innocent    Black Dogs       
Enduring Love    Amsterdam    Atonement    Saturday    On Chesil Beach   Solar   Sweet Tooth
The Children Act
Stories:    First Love, Last Rites    In Between the Sheets   
  Children's Fiction:    Rose Blanche    The Daydreamer   
Screenplays:    The Imitation Game & Other Plays    The Ploughman's Lunch    Soursweet  
Oratorio / Libretto:    Or Shall We Die?      For You
 

Last update: 4 July 2014
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