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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.



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September 22, 2021

Professor Wendy Hinshaw, Director of Writing Programs, will deliver a public lecture on Prison Reading Culture to the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 2. Registration is required. Attendees...

September 21, 2021

Instructor Stephanie Anderson was recently awarded a $1,000 grant for research-related travel from the Money for Women / Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, and she also published "Grief in Miniature" in O:JA&L, the Open Journal...

September 15, 2021

Off the Page: Events for Readers & Writers Professors Andrew Furman and Becka McKay Read From New Work 7 pm, Tuesday, September 21 | Free Virtual Event | ZOOM

English Club
September 15, 2021

The first meeting of the Undergraduate English Club is on Monday, September 20th at 4pm. Please join us and bring your ideas!

September 15, 2021

Congratulations to Prof. Becka McKay on her new poem, "Plague Sonnet." Her poem appears in the inaugural issue of a new literary magazine, Allium, A Journal of Poetry & Prose from Columbia College Chicago Department of English...

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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... more

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... more

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... more

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