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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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Profs. Barclay Barrios and Jeff Galin coauthor "Toward More Sustainable Antiracist Practices"
Profs. Barclay Barrios and Jeff Galin published "Toward More Sustainable Antiracist Practices," in The WAC Journal.
MFA Alum David Eileen Publishes in Diagram 24.1
Congratulations to MFA Alum David Eileen on publication of a poem in Diagram.
MFA Alum Madison Garber Publishes Story in The Adroit Journal
Congratulations to MFA Alum Madison Garber on publication of a short story, "A Memento for the Moment" in The Adriot Journal Issue 49.
Prof. Clarissa Chenovick Awarded NEH Fellowship
Prof. Chenovick has been awarded a prestigious NEH Fellowship for 2024-25 for a book project—The Erotics of Blood Piety in Early Modern England.
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Prof Andrew Furman Publishes Two New Short Stories
Congratulations to Professor Andrew Furman on publication of two new short stories—"Our Sargassum Problem" and "Not Everyone Gets to Go to Tennessee."
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...