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What is the story that you have to tell? Amber Dermont, whose 2012 debut novel, "The Starboard Sea," was hailed by the New York Times as "engrossing," "captivating" and "inspired," began teaching at the university in fall 2013 as an associate professor of English. »


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Ben Butler: Unbounded
Current Exhibition
Ben Butler: Unbounded
June 4 - August 28, 2015
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Martin Blumenthal-BarbyMartin Blumenthal-Barby
Martin Blumenthal-Barby, Assistant Professor, joined Rice's German Studies department from Yale University in 2008. He is currently revising his dissertation—Acts of Sovereignty: Müller, Kafka, New German Film, Benjamin, Arendt—for publication, but is already busy starting a new project on film theory.  »