Project Narrative aims to promote state-of-the art research and teaching in the field of narrative studies. 

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July 7, 2021

Despite the expected and unexpected challenges of the 2020-2021 academic year, Project Narrative’s Core Faculty members continued to publish, teach and serve various communities, furthering…

May 11, 2021

On Sunday, May 9, Project Narrative hosted its third Core Faculty Lecture of the semester. Frederick Luis Aldama, Distinguished University Professor and director of LASER (Latinx Space for…

November 13, 2020

On Tuesday, November 10th, Project Narrative hosted a virtual lecture by Professor Leigh Gilmore. A former OSU faculty member, Professor Gilmore, a leading expert on life writing and witness…

November 2, 2020

Distinguished University Professor James Phelan was awarded the 2021 Wayne C. Booth Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Society for the Study of Narrative. This award honors “…

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Brian McHale
Humanities Distinguished Professor of English
James Phelan
Distinguished University Professor of English
Visiting Professor
Sarah Iles Johnston
College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Religion