Discover how CSU’s Department of English is embracing the Thematic Year of Democracy & Civic Engagement in the classroom, among local and university communities, and within faculty research and creative artistry.
Every year, Colorado State University celebrates employees achieving a decade of service of more. Congratulations to our wonderful faculty on reaching these major milestones! The English department deeply appreciates your service and commitment to our students.
The Department of English is delighted to announce award-winning journalist and acclaimed writer Vauhini Vara will join the faculty as a Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2023-2024 academic year.
CSU English undergraduates and graduates hold a total of 179 University and departmental scholarships and 4 literary awards for the 2023-2024 academic year. In addition, the English department selected 17 winners of the Creative and Performing Arts Awards.
As part of the $500,000 NEH Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grant, the college must raise approximately $1.5 million in matching funds for the project within the next five years.
Congratulations to Associate Professor Harrison Candelaria Fletcher and MFA alumna Katherine Indermaur, who were recently selected as finalists for the 2023 Colorado Book Awards!
Creative Writing MFA alums Brad Vogler and Sarah Green discuss their new project A Viewing Space and first book of poetry and photography, Quietly Between, with CSU’s Department of English.
CSU Professor Sue Doe has been named as the new Executive Director of TILT, and Dr. Shawn Bingham of the University of North Carolina Wilmington will join CSU as the new Director of the Honors Program.
The BIPOC Joy Art Show challenges the constant focus on trauma that Black, Indigenous and People of Color are often reduced to, prioritizing happiness and hope over suffering and hardship.
In November, five graduate students and an alumna of the Department of English’s TEFL/TESL program presented their research alongside department faculty at the annual Colorado Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (CoTESOL) convention in Denver.