English: Literature concentration & teacher certification
Double Major: English (Creative Writing), Journalism and Broadcasting (Public Relations)
Dr. Janie Hinds’ paper looks at the historical record of “white trash” to explore Poe’s race-class anxiety and his character Pym’s slippage between and among categories of race and class.
Bhanu Kapil ’94, a London-born poet and professor, was awarded the 2020 T.S. Eliot Prize for her collection, How to Wash a Heart.
Double Major: English Literature, Recreation and Leisure; Minor: Psychology; Honors Colleg
NA in English (Literature Concentration)
Students recount and reflect on interviews with people they know who were profoundly affected by the pandemic.
BS/MA English: Creative Writing
Lilia Hutchison ’21 recently had a version of her Master’s project, “One of Ours: Willa Cather’s “Exposé” of the Press’ Illusion of War,” accepted for publication in the spring 2022 issue of Cather Studies.
Dr. Jennifer Haytock edited the volume War and American Literature, a collection of 22 essays about common themes in American war literature, literature of important historical moments, and new directions in the study of American war literature.