Department of English


Apr 5


Apr 11

Poetry on the Plaza

  12:00 PM
  Harry Ransom Center

Apr 16

Reading by Jeff VanderMeer

  7:00 PM
  Joynes Reading Room (CRD)



Download LeVar Burton’s Free Reading from “Brownsville” by Oscar Cásares

Available on itunes

Giant and the Making of a Legendary Film

A Look at Don Graham's Forthcoming Publication 

Giant and the Making of a Legendary Film

Katherine Cox

Katherine Cox Wins the James Hollly Hanford Article Award

Congratulations to Katherine on this superb achievement!


English Faculty Recieve Humanities Research Awards

Congratulations to awardees J.K. Barret, Geraldine Heng and David Kornhaber


Alan Friedman Publishes New Book 

Surreal Beckett: Samuel Beckett, James Joyce, and Surrealism

Teaching award winners

2017 Faculty Teaching Awards

Clockwise from top left: Associate Professor Julie Minich, Professor Douglas Bruster, Associate Professor Heather Houser, Professor Evan Carton, Professor Jim Cox, Professor Wayne Rebhorn, Associate Professor Domino Perez.

Career Spotlight

2017 Career Launches

Clockwise from top left: Martin Lockerd, Ashley Palmer, Beck Wise

Statement on Sexual Harassment 
The English Department faculty and administration strongly affirm the University's policies on sexual harassment. We are committed to providing a safe education and working environment for our students, faculty, and staff, free from sex and gender discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual misconduct, stalking, interpersonal violence, and inappropriate touching or sexualized comments. Such behaviors will not be condoned. A full description of the University's policies is to be found here.


Shakespeare at Winedale

Creative Writing

Oxford Program