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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.



Starry Nights Author Series, Ayşe Papatya Bucak Reading
January 24, 2022

As part of the Wilkes Honors College Starry Nights Author Series, Professor Ayşe Papatya Bucak will read on March 2nd, from 6pm to 7pm, with a book signing to follow.

Making of Barbara Pym
January 21, 2022

Congratulations to Professor Emily Stockard on her new book, The Making of Barbara Pym: Oxford, the War Years, and Post-war Austerity from Palgrave-MacMillan!

Demystifying the MA Thesis and Exam
January 20, 2022

Prof. Julieann Ulin, Director of Graduate Studies for the Department of English, will offer an hour-long informational session for MA in English Students on Monday, January 24th, 7:30pm – 8:30pm on Zoom.

faculty brown bag talk
January 18, 2022

Professor Regis Fox will be reading her chapter from the forthcoming anthology Trauma, Tresses, and Truth on Wednesday, January 19th at 12:30pm on Zoom.

Toni Jensen
January 17, 2022

Florida Atlantic University’s Off the Page: Events for Readers and Writers is pleased to present a reading by author Toni Jensen on March 17, at 7pm.

English Alumni ALL ALUMNI

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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