November 17, 2016

Journal Publishes Article by Chessy Quigley ’16


A paper by English major Chessy Quigley ’16 has been published in the latest volume of Explorations: The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities for the State of North Carolina.

Chessy wrote the paper – “‘The Orange and Navel’: Transgenerational Transmission of Trauma in Hanan al-Shaykh’s The Story of Zahra – for the course Arab Women Writers as her final senior seminar paper. Associate Professor of English Diya Abdo taught the class and served as Chessy’s mentor.

Volume XI of Explorations features one creative work and sixteen research articles. Housed and published at UNC Wilmington, the journal celebrates the ingenuity, creativity and engaged learning being undertaken by undergraduates throughout the state.