Twenty-five NEH Summer Scholars joined seven international faculty members on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus for a four-week Summer Institute for College and University Teachers funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
English Department MFA Program faculty member Ocean Vuong has won Britain's most important prize for new poets.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Monday, September 11, 2017
Friday, September 1, 2017
Kamila Shamsie '88 MFA is seeing praise for her new novel Home Fire, a retelling of Sophocles' ancient Greek play Antigone. In a recent New York Times review, Home Fire is described as having "one of the most memorable final scenes... in a novel this century".
Thursday, August 31, 2017