Congratulating UW English Alums

Many of our alums have recently won awards that we want to celebrate!

Sharon Yam, who received a PhD in Composition and Rhetoric in 2016, has won the prestigious 2021 Conference on College Composition and Communication Outstanding Book Award for Inconvenient Strangers: Transnational Subjects and the Politics of Citizenship

Creative Writing alums Leslie Sainz, Oliver Baez Bendorf, and Natalie Eilbert have won Poetry Fellowships from the National Endowments for the Arts!