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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.

undergraduate paper awards
English Undergraduate Paper Award Winners, 2023-2024
The Writing Committee is proud to announce the winners of our Undergraduate English Paper Awards.
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English Department GTA and Thesis Awards 2024
Congratulations to Ryan Keith, Aniska Casseus, and Taylor Pack!
Spring 2024 MA and MFA Graduates
Congrats Spring 2024 MA English & MFA Creative Writing Graduates!
Congratulations to our MFA Creative Writing & MA English Spring 2024 Graduates!
The Routledge Handbook of Trans Literature
SFF MA Alum Tristan Sheridan Publishes "Artificial Intelligence Narratives as Trans Literature" in The Routledge Handbook of Trans Literature
BA and MA English alum Tristan Sheridan has published a chapter in The Routledge Handbook of Trans Literature.
Rogues in the Postcolony
Review of Stacey Balkan's Rogues in the Postcolony: Narrating Extraction and Itinerancy in India
Congratulations to Prof. Stacey Balkan on another fantastic review of Rogues in the Postcolony: Narrating Extraction and Itinerancy in India!
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...