September 15-17: English department hosts Vcologies Conference
August 3, 7:00 p.m.: English department gathering at Miller Outdoor Theatre Shakespeare Festival performance of Twelfth Night
Faculty, Students, and Alumni In the News
- Creative Writing PhD student Novuyo Rosa Tshuma’s novel The House of Stone forthcoming with W.W. Norton in the USA and Atlantic Books in the United Kingdom
- Professor Michael Snediker wins Fordham University Press Poets Out Loud prize for The New York Editions
- Literature PhD student Zachary Turpin discovers lost Walt Whitman novel, Life and Adventures of Jack Engle: An Auto-Biography
- Professor Cedric Tolliver receives American Comparative Literature Association Helen Tartar Book Subvention Award
English department faculty receive grant from Hobby Center for Public Policy for project titled, “Digital and Physical Inroads to Sustaining Scholarly-Community Rapport: Toward a Research Collective on Writing, Community, and Global Culture"
- Professor Jennifer Wingard writes about applies expertise in rhetoric to presidential politics
- Professor Lynn Voskuil Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for “Horticulture and Imperialism: The Garden Spaces of the British Empire, 1789-1914"
English Department Publications:
Forum: The Newsletter of the UH Department of English