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Department of English

The Department of English proudly fulfills its mission through excellence and innovation in teaching, outstanding research and creative activities, public engagement and distinctive cultural alliances, all within an environment that fosters inclusiveness. English study trains students in textual analysis, communication, and critical thinking, thus preparing our students for any job requiring imaginative thinking, analytical thinking, and/or communication skills.

Buckton's talk on Ian Fleming
Oliver Buckton's OLLI Talk 10/19 @ 3pm - The Man Who Created James Bond: Ian Fleming As Spy, Lover, and Writer
Prof. Oliver Buckton will deliver a talk "The Man Who Created James Bond: Ian Fleming As Spy, Lover, and Writer," on Wednesday, October 19 from 3:00pm–4:30pm.
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"Getting Published" Webinar with University Press of Florida
You're invited to a "Getting Published" webinar with Sian Hunter, Senior Acquisitions Editor at the University Press of Florida on 10/7.
Old English Ecotheology: The Exeter Book
Prof. Carla María Thomas Publishes Review in Modern Philology
Congratulations to Prof. Carla María Thomas on publication of a new book review at Modern Philology.
The Nightmare (1781)
MA Alum Charlie Richards to Present at "Zeitgenosse Hoffmann” Symposium
Congratulations to FAU English Alum (BA '19; MA '22) Charlie Richards on the acceptance of his paper at the “Zeitgenosse Hoffmann” symposium.
Scroggins, Damage
Prof. Emeritus Mark Scroggins Publishes Book of Poetry, Damage
Congratulations to Prof. Emeritus Mark Scroggins on publication of Damage: Poems 1988-2022 with Dos Madres Press.
Ashley George
Ashley George
Ashley George earned a bachelor's degree in English with a concentration in Writing and Rhetoric in Spring 2017. She received departmental honors for completing the thesis program and college honors for her GPA. She was recently...
Danielle Powell
Danielle Powell
Danielle Powell graduated magna cum laude from Florida Atlantic University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. While an undergrad, she was a member of the English Honors program, was on the Dean's Honors List, and...
Shauna Mogan
Shauna Mogan
Shauna Mogan earned a Bachelor of Arts in English with a concentration in Renaissance Literature from FAU in 2014. She currently works as a teacher at Cooper City High School where she instructs 10th Grade English/English...