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Professor Lorimer Leonard gives a reading from her book, Writing on the Move, at the Language Institute in Northampton, MA.

Rebecca Lorimer Leonard's Book Wins Honorable Mention

Friday, May 4, 2018

Professor Rebecca Lorimer Leonard's book, Writing on the Move (2018 U of Pittsburgh Press), won honorable mention from the 2018 Winifred Byran Horner Outstanding Book Award selection committee. ...

2018 Honors Theses in English

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Hannah Adams, "Salt Water"...
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Florianne Jimenez, PhD student, wins Rhetoric Society of America essay award

Monday, April 23, 2018

Florianne Jimenez, a current doctoral student in Rhetoric and Composition, has won the Gerard A. Hauser Award from the Rhetoric Society of America. The Hauser Award is a national award presented to...
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Kate Litterer, PhD candidate, awarded LGBTQ research fellowship

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Kate Litterer, a current doctoral student who also received her MFA in Poetry ('10) and MA in Rhetoric and Composition ('13) from the English department, has been awarded an LGBTQ Research...
Ocean Vuong

Ocean Vuong's "Night Sky With Exit Wounds" wins the T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry

Thursday, January 18, 2018

The debut poetry collection from Ocean Vuong, assistant professor in the English department's MFA program for poets and writers, has been named a finalist for the 25th T.S. Eliot Prize, the United Kingdom's most lucrative and prestigious poetry prize.