Department News

April 3, 2009
Recent prizes and publications from the MFA program.
March 30, 2009
Jonathan Buehl (PhD, 2008) won the "Outstanding Dissertation Award in Technical Communication" at the Conference on College Composition and Communication in March.
March 25, 2009
University of North Carolina Press has published Creole Subjects in the Colonial Americas: Empires, Texts, Identities, edited by Ralph Bauer (University of Maryland) and José Antonio Mazzotti (Tufts University).
March 24, 2009
Matthew Kirschenbaum's Mechanisms has received awards from the Society for Textual Scholarship and the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing.
March 24, 2009
Martha Nell Smith shared her thoughts regarding Women's History Month in the March 13, 2009 edition of the Diamondback.
March 11, 2009
Marshall Grossman has received a Folger NEH Long Term Fellowship, and Sheila Jelen has received a fellowship from the Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies.
March 10, 2009
The inaugural edition of Interpolations: A Journal of First Year Writing is now available on the English Department website.
March 9, 2009
Submissions for the 2009 Joseph W. Houppert Memorial Competition must be turned in by Wednesday, April 1, 2009.
March 3, 2009
The Graduate English Organization's 2nd annual graduate conference drew participants from several area universities.
March 3, 2009
Kenneth Gross, an expert on Shakespeare and Spenser (and puppetry), will give a lecture on Thursday, March 5, and lead a seminar on Friday, March 6.