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Archived News

Thu, Dec 31, 2009

Creative Writing Alum Susan Somers-Willett Publishes "Quiver"

(Somers-Willett, University of Georgia Press, 2009)

Tue, Dec 1, 2009

The Michener Center hosts Pulitzer-prize winning novelist Richard Ford

Fiction reading on February 4, 2010

Tue, Dec 1, 2009

The Honors Program welcomes author Salvador Plascencia

Fiction reading on February 4, 2010

Thu, Oct 8, 2009

Professor Douglas Bruster publishes ‘Everyman’ and ‘Mankind’

(London: Arden Shakespeare, 2009)

Wed, Oct 7, 2009

Four Michener Center students recognized with the 2009 Keene Prize for Literature

Winner Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig; Finalists Malachi Black, Sarah Cornwell, and Sarah Smith

Mon, Sep 21, 2009

“'By Order of Law': Shakespeare’s King Lear”

Shakespeare & the Law: Scenes and Panel on Legal Issues from 'King Lear,' September 23, 2009

Tue, Sep 1, 2009

English Department students win Jane Austen Society of North America essay prizes

Joanna Thaler and Amanda Payne take first and second place in the JASNA essay competition.

Thu, Aug 6, 2009

The English Department Welcomes New Faculty

Meet the new English Department faculty, including Michener Chair Elizabeth McCracken and new faculty in Modern Drama, Renaissance, and Digital Humanities.

Thu, May 14, 2009

Undergraduates Win George Mitchell Student Awards

Congratulations to English majors Ari Schulman and Jesse Cordes Selbin

Wed, Apr 15, 2009

Spring M.A. graduation reading

Mon, Apr 13, 2009

Benjamin Markovits "Fictional Truths"

April 21, 2009

Thu, Apr 2, 2009

Two English Department Seniors Named Dean's Distinguished Graduates

Daniel Dawer and Ari Schulman are honored by the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts

Wed, Mar 25, 2009

Congratulations to Professor Michael Winship on being awarded an NEH fellowship!

Professor Winship wins an American Antiquarian Society-NEH fellowship.

Tue, Mar 24, 2009

"Poetry, Voice, and Performance: A Symposium"

The Creative Writing Program kicks off April's National Poetry Month with a symposium considering the communities and mediums of live poetry.

Thu, Mar 12, 2009

Texas Studies in Literature and Language presents Spring 2009 edition

Samuel Beckett in Austin and Beyond (51.1, March 2009)

Mon, Mar 9, 2009

The English Department Participates in Explore UT

Shakespeare in the Parlin Courtyard, King Lear, Slam Poetry, Jane Austen, a Mad Hatter tea party, and more.

Wed, Feb 25, 2009

Patricia Smith Reads from Her Latest Book

National Book Award finalist "Blood Dazzler"

Fri, Feb 13, 2009

English Department Takes the Stage As Presidential Priority

The English Department has been identified as a Presidential priority.

Thu, Feb 5, 2009

UT Graduate Chris LeCluyse (Ph.D. 2002) Nominated for Two Grammys

The Austin-based Conspirare choir has been nominated for "Threshold of Night"

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