Department of English
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.

Faculty Bookshelf

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Tison Pugh
Chaucer's Losers, Nintendo's Children, and Other Forays in Queer Ludonarratology. University of Nebraska Press, 2019.
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Chrissy Kolaya
Other Possible Lives: poems. KY: Broadstone Books, 2019.
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Jake Wolff
The History of Living Forever. NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2019.
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Micah Dean Hicks
Break the Bodies, Haunt the Bones. MA: John Joseph Adams Books-Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.
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Christian Beck
Spatial Resistance: Literary and Digital Challenges to Neoliberalism. NY: Lexington Books, 2019.
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Fayeza Hasanat
The Bird Catcher and Other Stories. Jaded Ibis Press, 2018. (Bangladesh edition; Bengal Lights Publishers, 2018).

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