Department News

February 4, 2008
We're very pleased to announce that Doctoral Candidates Kathleen Barker and Kelly Wisecuphave been named Cosmos Scholars and grant recipients by the Cosmos ClubFoundation.
February 1, 2008
The Spring Theory Colloquium (ENGL 798B), associated with the Graduate Certificate in Critical Theory, focuses on the topic of ETHICS.  
January 30, 2008
Professor Maud Casey recently received the Calvino Prize and a 2008-2009 DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowship Program grant award.
January 23, 2008
Professor Brian Richardson's book, Unnatural Voices: Extreme Narration in Modern and Contemporary Fiction (Ohio State UP, 2006) has won the 2007 Perkins Prize.
January 23, 2008
Professor Brian Richardson's book, Unnatural Voices: Extreme Narration in Modern and Contemporary Fiction (Ohio State UP, 2006) has won the 2007 Perkins Prize.
January 18, 2008
Professor William Henry Lewis has been awarded a Creative Writing Fellowship for 2008 by the National Endowment for the Arts.
January 17, 2008
The Graduate English Organization at the University of Maryland is excited to announce its first annual conference.
January 16, 2008
It gives us inexpressible delight to announce that five more members of the English Department faculty have been given General Research Board Awards for the upcoming academic year.
December 15, 2007
Professor Howard Norman's novel Devotion (Houghton Mifflin, 2007) has been selected by The Washington Post Book World as one of the 100 most favorably reviewed works of fiction of the year.
December 12, 2007
Professor Marilee Lindemann has won the 2007 Michael Lynch Service Award from the Gay, Lesbian, Queer Caucus of the Modern Language Association.

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