Department of English


Alan Friedman

Congratulations to Alan Friedman on the publication of his new book

Surreal Beckett: Samuel Beckett, James Joyce, and Surrealism

Mon, Oct 16, 2017


Barbara Harlow Photo Collage

Gathered to Honor

Fri, Oct 13, 2017




Photo collage of recent graduates

2017 Academic Career Launches

Fri, Jul 21, 2017




2017 English Faculty Award Winners

2017 Faculty Teaching Awards

Mon, Jun 26, 2017












Barry Maxwell, Life Changer

Barry Maxwell Awarded “Best Life Changer” by the Austin Chronicle

UT English Student Recognized by the Austin Chronicle

Fri, Dec 2, 2016



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.