Department News

June 1, 2020
Vin Carretta has recently published “Black People of Letters: Authors, Activists, Abolitionists” in The Cambridge History of Black and Asian British Writing, eds. Susheila Nasta and Mark Stein (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020).  
May 27, 2020
Each student team chose an engineering or science topic of interest, researched the topic, and presented their findings in this digital forum. Each site also has a page dedicated to younger audiences to share in learning about these ideas. This digital forum was made possible by funds from the Writing Program Award that Alexandra Calloway received this spring. 
May 22, 2020
Despite the sudden move to online, UMD English's BookLab has had a busy 2020 spring. 
May 22, 2020
Congratulations to our award winners for the 2019-20 academic year in Graduate and Undergraduate studies. 
May 22, 2020
Get to know some of our graduating English students, including their job and intern experiences, favorite classes, skills learned and more.
May 20, 2020
Professor Orrin Wang is the 2020 recipient of the Keats Shelley Association of America's Distinguished Scholar Award. 
May 18, 2020
Jonathan Rick wrote articles for Fast Company, PR Daily, and PR News. Topics he tackled include conference calls, résumés, and visual aids in writing.
May 14, 2020
The Department of English's Honors Program is pleased to recognize its 2020 Honors Graduates.
May 14, 2020
The Department of English is pleased to congratulate the most recent graduate of its Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature. 
May 14, 2020
The Department of English is pleased to congratulate the latest Doctors of Philosophy in English.