Together Apart: A record of resilience
This clearinghouse for creative expression aims to record stories of the human spirit, experiences, and the ways in which students, faculty, and staff have come together as social distancing and a university closure mark the COVID-19 pandemic of spring 2020.
English@80: A year of celebration
Join the Department of English 2019-2020 as we celebrate 80 years as an independent academic department. Click the button below for free special events, department histories, video commentaries and an opportunity to share your story.
THE WORLD IN WORDS
Assistant Professor Ramona Ausubel captures the world and the human condition in books; she teaches students to do the same.
The Department of English is a vibrant community of critical thinkers pursuing works of creative artistry and interdisciplinary scholarship within and beyond the walls of Willard O. Eddy Hall — our primary residence at CSU.
THE LANGUAGE OF SCIENCE
Assistant Professor Erika Szymanski studies how our perception of microbiomes can shape reality.
SUPPORT FOR THE LANGUAGE ARTS
The Center for Literary Publishing wins a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Find What You Seek
The English department and the University Composition Program offer a wide range of courses and experiences. As an undergraduate, you choose one of five concentrations for your BA. Graduate students likewise choose from four MA programs or an MFA in Creative Writing.
Throughout your program, participate in internships, clubs, workshops, and more. Attend an event in the Creative Writing Reading Series. Discover the limitless possibilities of an English degree.
The English department supports and abides by The Principles of Community, which in turn support the CSU mission and vision of access, research, teaching, service and engagement.
Ellen Brinks’s new book, Anglophone Indian Women Writers, 1870-1920, has been published by Ashgate Press.
Antero Garcia was featured in a recent video interview for the MacArthur Foundation’s Digital Media and Learning initiative. He discussed classroom pedagogy and mobile media use in the video found here: http://dmlcentral.net/blog/whitney-burke/public-school-classrooms-incubators-social-learning
EJ Levy’s debut collection, Love, In Theory, has been named a finalist for the Edmund White Award; Iowa Review recently called the book “enthralling” (iowareview.uiowa.edu/reviews/feb-05-2013/ej_levys_love_in_theory).
Tobi Jacobi and Stephanie Becker’s essay, “Rewriting Confinement: Feminist and Queer Critical Literacy in SpeakOut! Writing Workshops,” appears in the Winter 2012 issue of Radical Teacher.
Ellen Brinks’s book Anglophone Indian Women Writers, 1870-1920 has been published by Ashgate Press.
- POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19: Andrew Altschul | Creative Writing Faculty Reading
- POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19: The Crow-Tremblay Alumni Reading: M. Evelina Galang | Creative Writing Reading Series
- Rekindle the Classics book discussion: Mrs. Dalloway
- IWAC 2020 | International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference | English faculty, student discounts