UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Michael Parker

Michael Parker (English) will receive the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association’s 2011 R. Hunt Parker Memorial Award. The award is given annually to an individual who has made “significant contributions to the literature of North Carolina.” It will be presented Nov. 18 in Raleigh, where he will deliver a keynote address. Parker joined the UNCG faculty in 1992. His most recent novel, the focus of a UNCG Magazine feature story, is “The Watery Part of the World.”