• Anne Carson

    We regret that Anne Carson's appearance has been cancelled.

  • Contemplating an English Major?

    English majors pursue many career paths, including law, business, journalism, and medicine. Learn more.

  • Why English?

    English alumna pursues her passion as a TV writer/producer. Watch video.

  • Why Novels Matter

    Professor and novelist Barry McCrea reflects on why we read and write novels. Watch video.

Kiberd Elected to AAAS

Declan Kiberd, the Donald and Marilyn Keough Professor of Irish Studies and Professor of English, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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Alumni Spotlight

Leading an international staffing firm, Andrew Hilger ’91 uses his English major every day.

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Undergraduate Spotlight

Month spent living at Japanese temple with Zen monk inspires English and philosophy major’s senior thesis.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

CANCELLED: Creative Writing Reading Series ft. Garth Greenwell


Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Undergraduate Creative Writing Reading/ Re:Visions 2020 Launch Party


Thursday, April 30, 2020

2020 Creative Writing MFA Final Thesis Reading