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Maggie Gunn

Plan II English Honors UTeach student wins Outstanding Student Award

Mon, Nov 19, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Maggie Gunn on winning this student leadership award



Kristen Hogan

English Ph.D. graduate Kristen Hogan begins role as the English Literature Librarian

Thu, Nov 1, 2012

The Department of English welcomes Dr. Kristen Hogan, the new English Literature Librarian.




TILTS co-directors Elizabeth Scala and Janine Barchas with the

TILTS demo featured on UT’s ‘Know’

Mon, Oct 22, 2012

As part of the “Fate of the Book” symposia, images from Micrographia have been loaded on 36-foot wide "Stallion" display wall at the Visualization Lab in ACES 2.404A.


Actors from the London Stage

Announcing the Actors from the London Stage Fall 2012 Residency

Wed, Sep 12, 2012

The Actors from the London Stage fall 2012 residency will occur September 28 - October 6 at the University of Texas at Austin.


Free and Open to the Public: Friends of TED Fall Schedule

Mon, Sep 3, 2012

Adjunct Professor George Christian leads four discussions on two books.


English Honors student Katherine Noble wins 2013 Bailey Prize for Poetry

Fri, Aug 31, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Katherine Noble on winning the national publishing prize in poetry.


Adjunct Professor George Christian, Professor James Garrison, Professor Douglas Bruster

Adjunct Professor George Christian, Professor James Garrison, and Professor Douglas Bruster win Regents' Outstanding Teaching Awards

Thu, Aug 23, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Adjunct Professor George Christian, Professor James Garrison, and Professor Douglas Bruster, recipients of the 2012 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.




James Lamon and Kathleen Burns

Two Department of English students named Dean's Distinguished Graduates

Wed, Jun 20, 2012

James Lamon and Kathleen Burns earned the prestigious undergraduate honor.



'Exemplaria' receives Phoenix Award for Significant Editorial Achievement

Tue, May 22, 2012

The academic journal, dedicated to medieval and Renaissance studies and co-edited by Department of English Associate Professor Elizabeth Scala, has won the 2011 Phoenix Award for Significant Editorial Achievement.


Fiona McFarlane, Carolina Ebeid, Corey Miller, and Corinne Greiner

Keene Prize for Literature winner and finalists

Fri, May 11, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Michener Center for Writers graduate student Fiona McFarlane (far left), winner of the 2012 Keene Prize for Literature. Finalists in order of appearance: Carolina Ebeid, Corey Miller, and Corinne Greiner.


Associate Professor Deborah Paredez wins the John L. Warfield Outstanding Teaching Award

Thu, May 10, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Associate Professor Deborah Paredez, recipient of the 2011-2012 John L. Warfield Outstanding Teaching Award.


Assistant Professor Lars Hinrichs featured in UT's 'Know'

Wed, May 9, 2012

Assistant Professor Lars Hinrichs was featured in UT's 'Know' article, "Do you speak Texan?" as he explained the prevalence and various uses of Texan dialects, as well as the Texas English Project.



English Honors student Katherine Noble wins 2012 Roy Crane Award

Thu, Apr 26, 2012

The Department of English congratulates English Honors student Katherine Noble, recipient of the 2012 Roy Crane Award in Literary Arts.



Associate Professor Oscar Casares participates in H-E-B Read 3 Literacy Campaign

Mon, Apr 16, 2012

Department of English Associate Professor Oscar Casares participated in H-E-B Grocery Company’s Read 3 program in early March with a special in-store reading of Dr. Seuss books to thirty first graders.


Assistant Professor Julia H. Lee and Associate Professor Martin Kevorkian

Assistant Professor Julia H. Lee and Associate Professor Martin Kevorkian win College of Liberal Arts Teaching Awards

Thu, Apr 5, 2012

The Department of English congratulates Assistant Professor Julia H. Lee, recipient of the Raymond Dickson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship and Associate Professor Martin Kevorkian, recipient of the Harry Ransom Teaching Award for the 2011-2012 academic year.



Four Creative Writing Alumni Render Notable Publications

Thu, Mar 8, 2012

The Department of English congratulates creative writing graduate alumni Dana De Greff, Spencer Wise, Nicky Arscott, and Martha Stallman on their recent notable publications, awards, and continued pursuit of the craft and scholarship of creative writing.


Professor John Slatin and Charles Chen

Professor John Slatin Influential in Google Engineer's Career

Wed, Mar 7, 2012

Professor John Slatin, who passed away in 2008, was featured in a College of Liberal Arts Public Affairs article for his direct influence and motivation in Electrical and Computer Engineering alumnus Charles Chen’s work in creating software for the visually impaired that led to a prestigious career with Google.






Poetry on the Plaza focuses on Translation

Tue, Feb 7, 2012

At noon on Wednesday, February 22, poets participating in the TILTS conference will share examples of their favorite poems in translation.



Susannah Hollister with the Gertrude Stein statue in Bryant Park

ACLS New Faculty Fellow Susannah Hollister publishes 'Stanzas in Meditation: The Corrected Edition,' and receives New York Times review

Tue, Jan 31, 2012

The Department of English congratulates American Council of Learned Societies New Faculty Fellow Susannah Hollister on the publication of Gertrude Stein's 'Stanzas in Meditation: The Corrected Edition.'