Virginia Scoggins

Virginia Rachel Scoggins

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of English , Department of English & Foreign Languages
  • Faculty, College of Arts & Humanities
LC 333 Carnell Learning Center
Education

Ph.D., Georgia State University (2018)

M.A., Agnes Scott College (2006)

B.A., Agnes Scott College (2004)

Publications

wikiHow Expert Articles                                                        

  •  “How to Write a Reaction Paper”
  •  “How to Cite an Interview in MLA Format”
  • “How to Come Up With a Good Title”
  • “How to Write Instructions”
  • “How to Write in Third Person”
  • “How to Study”
  • “How to Calculate GPA”

The Kitchen Drawer Illustrated Magazine

  • Staff writer                                                                                                          

The Ranfurly Review

  • “Our Song”                                                                                                     

/One/ Literary Journal                                                                                                

  •  “On Spading”                                                                                                  

Pens On Fire

  • “In The Distance”                                                                                             
Presentations

South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA), Atlanta, GA

Presenter November 2017

  • “Searching for the Pillar of Salt: Old English Reimaginings of Genesis”

Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy, Savannah, GA

Presenter  (with Rebekah Scoggins, T&L Librarian) September 2017

  • "Engendering Relationships: Developing an Embedded Librarianship Program for First Year Composition”

SC Conference on Innovations n Teaching & Learning in HE, Charleston, SC

Presenter July 2017

  • “Increasing Research Skills in ENG 102 Through an Embedded Librarianship Program”     

Southeastern Medieval Association (SEMA), Knoxville, TN

Presenter October 2016

  • eallgylden fleohnet: Holofernes’ Tent as a Monstrous Lair”    

South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA), Atlanta, GA

Presenter November 2013

  • “Images of the Monstrous in The Wonders of the East

Southeastern Medieval Association (SEMA), Boone, NC

Presenter October 2013

  • “Monster 3.5: Reading King Heremod as a Monster in Beowulf”

Catholic University Medieval Association Grad Conference, Washington, DC

Presenter April 2013

  • Ond grimhelmas: Reflected ambivalence in Beowulf’s body armor

University of South Florida Graduate Conference, Tampa, FL     

Presenter April 2012

  • “The Lay of the Land: Physical and Gender mapping of early century New York in John Dos Passos’ Manhattan Transfer”

University of Virginia English Graduate Conference, Charlottesville, VA

Presenter March 2012

  • “‘The Center of The City’: Penetrating imaginary borders in John Dos Passos’ Manhattan Transfer

New Voices Conference, GSU, Atlanta, GA

Presenter October 2010

  • “C3PO & R2D2: Archetypal jester characters in Star Wars

National Council of Teachers of English, New York City, NY

Panel Presenter November 2007

  • Co-presented panel to a group of English teachers on teaching transpoemation in the classroom.

Georgia Council of Teachers of English, Pine Mountain, GA

Panel Presenter February 2006

  • Co-presented panel to a group of English teachers on teaching transpoemation in the classroom.