Keep up with students in Shakespeare and Media through Twitter's #shakesconsin hashtag. Photo by Rick Marolt.
Meet Our Undergraduate Majors
DeShawn McKinney selected to receive the national Truman Scholarship!
In addition to his work in the English and Creative Writing departments, DeShawn McKinney is also a First Wave and PEOPLE scholar. He is a vocal leader for the Black Lives Matter movement and an advocate for racial equality on campus. Read an interview with DeShawn here.
This year's honorees for the Distinguished Alumni Award are Peter and Susan Straub! Learn more about the award and watch a video of the award presentation here.
Why study English?
See what major publications have to say about the advantages of an English major.
Interested in Majoring in English?
Contact the English Department's Advisor Karen Redfield to learn more about the opportunities available to English majors and how you can declare your English major.
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- Audible Empire: Music, Global Politics, Critique
The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics
Literature and Animal Studies
Platonic Occasions: Dialogues on Literature, Art and Culture
Stockholm University Press
Ariel’s Ecology: Personhood and Colonialism in the American Tropics, 1760-1820
University of Minnesota Press
My Life as a Silent Movie
Indiana University Press
Roomscape: Women Writers in the British Museum from George Eliot to Virginia Woolf
Edinburgh University Press
Penn State University Press
The Oxford Handbook of Nineteenth-Century American Literature
Oxford University Press
Dorothy West's Paradise: A Biography of Class and Color
Rutgers University Press