Department of English
Professor David Kornhaber

Professor David Kornhaber has a New Book on Nietzsche and Modern Drama

The Birth of Theater from the Spirit of Philosophy: Nietzsche and the Modern Drama

Fri, Oct 21, 2016

David Kornhaber, Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature has a new book from Northwest University Press.

Thomas Whitbread

Remembering Thomas Whitbread

UT English mourns the passing of a beloved writer and friend

Fri, Oct 14, 2016

The world lost a great poet and friend on October 1.

Deb Olin Unferth

Deb Unferth and Karan Mahajan Recognized by American Short Fiction

Thu, Oct 13, 2016

Mark your calendars for a great event November 3 at the Zilker Clubhouse recognizing two Michener Center writers.

Julie Minich

Julie Minich Wins Alba Ortiz Teaching Prize

Congratulations Professor Minich!

Thu, Oct 13, 2016

Julie Minich won the Alba Ortiz Teaching Prize this year, an award that honors Mexican American and Latina/o Studies faculty


UT English is Social!

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Mon, Oct 3, 2016

Actors From The London Stage

Actors From The London Stage Residency Returns with Richard III

See performances during the week of September 19-24

Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Actors From The London Stage returns to UT for an exhilarating week of workshops, events, and performances of Richard III – three times on the UT campus and once at the Winedale Historical Center during the week of September 19-24.

Will & Jane is open through November at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Exhibition Curated by Professor Janine Barchas opens at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Will & Jane opens in Washington, D.C.

Tue, Aug 30, 2016

Professor Janine Barchas has co-curated a unique exhibition that brings William Shakespeare and Jane Austen together in one space.

Faculty Teaching Awards 2016

2016 Faculty Teaching Awards

Mon, Aug 1, 2016