1. Everyday Chica by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  2. The Society of S by Susan Hubbard
  3. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  4. The Zero Theorem by Pat Rushin
  5. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones
  6. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  7. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  8. Marielitos, Balseros and Other Exiles by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  9. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  10. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  11. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  12. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  13. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
  14. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal
  15. Mud Song by Terry Thaxton
  16. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  17. The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard
  18. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  19. Transversal Ecocritical Praxis by Patrick D. Murphy
  20. As If, poems by Russ Kesler
  21. Oye What I'm Gonna Tell You by Milanés
  22. Drawing on the Victorians, edited by Anna Maria Jones
  23. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  24. The Season of Risks by Susan Hubbard
  25. Virtual Teams in Higher Education by Flammia
  26. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan
  27. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  28. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  29. According to the Gospel of Haunted Women
  30. The Flight of the Kuaka by Donald Stap
  31. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton

Highlights

English students’ literary research published in The Pegasus Review

January 2019

photoTechnical communication student Kennedy Harkins and English alumna Ivy McKay ’17 had their research articles published in issue 10.1 of The Pegasus Review: UCF Undergraduate Research Journal. The highly selective journal, which accepts just seven articles per issue, features essays that go through a thorough editing process, with the writers receiving assistance from professors acting as mentors.

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Technical communication blends passions, paves way for student success

January 2019

photoFor student Andrea Romero, success can be found through the English Department’s technical communication track and the connections she’s found along the way.

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Call for Papers for Identities Remixed: 8th Annual UCF English Graduate Symposium

December 2018

photoThe Department of English calls for papers for the 8th Annual UCF English Graduate Symposium on April 5, 2019.

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I AM UCF encourages creativity, rewards with scholarship

December 2018

photoThe I Am UCF Digital Storytelling Initiative allows students to get creative by fusing together writing, performance, visual displays and digital media.

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Don Stap, founder of English journals reads November 8

October 2018

photoDon Stap is the author of two books of natural history prose—Birdsong and A Parrot Without a Name—and a collection of poems, Letter at the End of Winter.

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Aquifer finalist for Firecracker Award

May 2018

photoThe Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP) has named Aquifer as a finalist in the Best Debut Magazine category of their annual Firecracker Awards for Independently and Self-Published Literature. This distinguished literary awards series spotlights books and magazines making a sparkling contribution to our literary culture, and publishers striving to introduce important voices to […]

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Professor Terry Thaxton 's 'Mud Song' wins Florida Book Award

March 2018

photoTerry Ann Thaxton, professor of English and M.F.A. program director, has won her second Florida Book Award for her third book of poems, Mud Song. Her first Florida Book Award was in 2014 for her second book of poems, The Terrible Wife. Mud Song won the silver and The Terrible Wife won the bronze, both in the poetry category, The Florida Book Awards, […]

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Creative Writing alumnus named 2018 NEA Literature Creative Writing Fellow

December 2017

photoJaroslav Kalfař ‘11 might feel that literary success is elusive, but it seems to be following him closely. Kalfař was recently awarded a highly competitive and prestigious National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship for $25,000. Kalfař majored in Creative Writing at UCF before completing his MFA at New York University, and published his […]

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UCF Alumna Named First Orlando Poet Laureate

October 2017

photoSusan Lilley ’75 ‘80MA has been chosen as Orlando’s first poet laureate after a five month search. Lilley, an English major for both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees and formerly a UCF faculty member for 12 years, was chosen from forty-nine applicants. The three award-winning finalists were all UCF Alumni: Lilley, who teaches creative writing […]

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English Professor’s Prize Winning Book of ‘Harrowing’ Poems

August 2017

photoTerry Ann Thaxton, a professor in the Department of English, won Truman State University Press’ 2017 T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry for her third book of poems, Mud Song. Each year, TSUP receives about 500 manuscripts that are screened and judged by a nationally known poet. Kevin Prufer, author of Churches, In a Beautiful Country, […]

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