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April 4, 2017
In April Matthew Kirschenbaum will give the 2017 Edward S. and Melinda Melton Sadar Lecture in Writing in the Disciplines at Case Western Reserve University.
March 3, 2017
Students in Randy Ontiveros’ Literary Maryland course recently made the trip to the Riversdale House Museum in nearby Riverdale, MD.
February 23, 2017
Sara Wilder, who is currently completing her Ph.D. at Ohio State University, will be joining us this fall.
January 25, 2017
Matthew Kirschenbaum was featured in Terp magazine. The article focuses on Kirschenbaum's extensive work on word processing and can be read here.
January 4, 2017
The Modern Language Association's Annual Convention is being held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from January 5th through the 8th. Those presenting from the Department include faculty members and graduate students.
December 8, 2016
Join us in congratulating the following projects for receiving grants from the Center for Literary and Comparative Studies' Fall 2016 grant cycle.
November 16, 2016
Bringing together words, phrases, poems, passages, and more...
October 11, 2016
Please join us in congratulating the following UMD graduates and their advisors on their recent and impressive placements:
September 8, 2016
The English Department hosted its annual Welcome Assembly on September 7th. Faculty, staff, and students gathered to hear introductions, announcements, and news of plans for the year ahead. Following the formal program in Ulrich Hall was a brunch reception on the third floor patio.
August 23, 2016
Neil Fraistat receives the Kirwan Faculty Research and Scholarship Prize. Continue reading to learn more. 
March 28, 2017
The next meeting of the Washington Area Group for Print Culture Studies 2016-2017 series will take place on Friday, April 7, 2017, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the Rosenwald Room (LJ 205), 2nd floor, Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. Dr. David Norbrook will deliver a paper titled “I write not for the presse to boast my own weaknesses to the world”: Lucy Hutchinson and the Restoration Public Sphere’.
February 14, 2017
MITH and the AADHUM initiative warmly invite your participation in the annual conference of the Society for Textual Scholarship, to be held on campus, May 26 - June 2. The deadline for proposals is February 26.
September 2, 2016
Sept. 9 at 3:30 pm: "From Bacon to Edges: Remediating the Early Modern Social Network"
January 29, 2015
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm: Dr. Alan Galey, "Veils of Print and Veils of Code: The Challenge of Understanding Digital Texts Bibliographically"
October 2, 2014
Jonathan AuerbachWeapons of Democracy: How Social Reformers Became Propagandists for World War IThursday, November 13, 4:00 pmUlrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall
August 19, 2014
The first meeting of the Washington Area Group for Print Culture Studies 2014-2015 series will take place on Friday, September 12th, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the Woodrow Wilson Room (LJ-113), in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. Dr. Ezra Greenspan will deliver a talk entitled “Biography, Print Culture, and the Archive: The Case of William Wells Brown.”
October 30, 2013
4:00 pm, CSIC Building, Room 1115. Deptartment of Computer Science, Distinguished Colloquim Speaker
October 22, 2013
Nicholas A. Basbanes at the Library of Congress at noon on Monday, Oct. 28.
September 26, 2013
3:30 to 5:00 PM in the Woodrow Wilson Room (LJ-113), in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress.
August 28, 2013
Scholars from Art History, English, and American Studies consider how the violence and upheaval of modern warfare--whether in combat or on the home front--have affected the construction and understanding of racial categories.
April 4, 2017
In April Matthew Kirschenbaum will give the 2017 Edward S. and Melinda Melton Sadar Lecture in Writing in the Disciplines at Case Western Reserve University.
March 3, 2017
Students in Randy Ontiveros’ Literary Maryland course recently made the trip to the Riversdale House Museum in nearby Riverdale, MD.
February 23, 2017
Sara Wilder, who is currently completing her Ph.D. at Ohio State University, will be joining us this fall.
January 25, 2017
Matthew Kirschenbaum was featured in Terp magazine. The article focuses on Kirschenbaum's extensive work on word processing and can be read here.
January 4, 2017
The Modern Language Association's Annual Convention is being held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from January 5th through the 8th. Those presenting from the Department include faculty members and graduate students.
December 8, 2016
Join us in congratulating the following projects for receiving grants from the Center for Literary and Comparative Studies' Fall 2016 grant cycle.
November 16, 2016
Bringing together words, phrases, poems, passages, and more...
October 11, 2016
Please join us in congratulating the following UMD graduates and their advisors on their recent and impressive placements:
September 8, 2016
The English Department hosted its annual Welcome Assembly on September 7th. Faculty, staff, and students gathered to hear introductions, announcements, and news of plans for the year ahead. Following the formal program in Ulrich Hall was a brunch reception on the third floor patio.
August 23, 2016
Neil Fraistat receives the Kirwan Faculty Research and Scholarship Prize. Continue reading to learn more.