1. The Zero Theorem by Pat Rushin
  2. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal
  3. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  4. The Society of S by Susan Hubbard
  5. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
  6. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton
  7. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  8. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones
  9. The Flight of the Kuaka by Donald Stap
  10. Transversal Ecocritical Praxis by Patrick D. Murphy
  11. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  12. The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard
  13. Samuel Richardson, Dress, and Discourse by Kathleen M. Oliver
  14. The Season of Risks by Susan Hubbard
  15. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  16. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  17. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  18. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  19. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  20. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  21. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  22. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  23. As If, poems by Russ Kesler
  24. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan

The Department of English brings together scholars committed to the study of language, literature, and writing. Our graduates are prepared for a variety of professional and educational endeavors, including careers in law, editing and publishing, teaching, corporate and not-for-profit management, consulting, information technology, and graduate study in English and other disciplines. Students of English learn to read accurately, write clearly, and think analytically in the department's undergraduate and graduate programs.


April 2014

photo"Serious writer” and “One of our very best young writers” are among the praises that flank the back sleeve of The Heaven of Animals: Stories, a collection of short stories by David James Poissant, or Jamie, an assistant professor of English at UCF. [Read More]

March 2014

photoPat Rushin discusses his first feature film and the screenplays that inspired his work in the latest edition of Pegasus magazine. Rushin is the screenwriter behind The Zero Theorem, the latest film directed by Terry Gilliam, starring Christoph Waltz, Matt Damon, and Tilda Swinton. [Read More]

Recent Faculty Publications

Tison Pugh

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Literary Studies: A Practical Guide. Co-written with Margaret E. Johnson. Abingdon: Routledge, 2014. 

Terry Ann Thaxton

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CREATIVE WRITING IN THE COMMUNITY: A GUIDE, Bloomsbury Publishing, January 2014

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