English

The Department of English prepares students for a variety of professions, including creative writing, professional writing, education, publishing, law and other careers requiring a strong foundation in writing and liberal arts.

Our students learn about literature from ancient times to the present, creative writing, web design, linguistics and local dialects, the teaching of writing and literature, film, drama and performance studies, and much more.

 

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Personal interaction with Writers in Residence and Visiting Writers of international stature

  • Academic support through the Southeastern Writing Center

  • In-service teacher support through the Southeast Writing Project

  • Special programs in Professional Writing and Publishing Studies

  • Department supports two student journals, two professional journals, and a press

DEGREES & CURRICULUM

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

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Upcoming Events

OCT
2

Poetry Reading: David Armand, Jack Bedell, and Alison Pelegrin

12:30-1:45 

OCT
21

Common Read

Kaveh Akbar