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Oct. 3, 2022 | All FGCU classes, including online modalities, as well as non-essential campus activities are cancelled through Sunday, Oct. 9. We return to normal operations Monday, Oct. 10, and full details on the calendar will be announced Tuesday, Oct. 4. It remains vital to our success that we hear from ALL students, faculty and staff so we can assess needs and move forward with reopening campus. Call the FGCU Storm Recovery Call Center at (239) 310-5398 or complete the self check-in survey as soon as possible.

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Mendible, Myra (Ph.D.)

Department of Language & Literature

RH 0209
 Cultural Theory and Criticism, Comparative Literature

Dr. Mendible is Professor is the co-founder of the English program at Florida Gulf Coast University. Mendible’s essays have been published in a range of peer-reviewed journals and book chapters, both in the US and internationally. Her books include edited collections, From Bananas to Buttocks: The Latina Body in Popular Film and Culture (University of Texas Press, 2007); Race 2008: Critical Reflections on a Historic Campaign (Brown Walker Press, 2012); American Shame: Stigma and the Body Politic (University of Indiana Press, 2016) and the monograph, American War Stories: Veteran-Writers and the Politics of Memoir (University of Massachusetts Press, 2021). She is currently at work on a new collection of essays, American Fury: Collective Action and the Politics of Moral Outrage.

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