“Impossible Grace,” a poem written by Distinguished Professor Meena Alexander (English, Women’s Studies Certificate Program), has inspired the first Al-Quds Composition Award, to be... Read more
Three well-deserving GC doctoral candidates working on their dissertations were selected for the Futures of American Studies Institute. From June 18 to 24 Paula Austin (History), Jesse Schwartz... Read more
Dagmar Herzog & Joan Richardson
Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ’n’ Roll
(W. W. Norton & Company, 2012)
The Anatomy of Harpo Marx
(University of California Press, 2012)
Sexual Types: Embodiment, Agency, and Dramatic Character from Shakespeare to Shirley
(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011)
Sari Altschuler (English), who will graduate this spring, won the Barra Dissertation Fellowship at the 2011–12 University of Pennsylvania’s McNeil Center for Early American Studies. Read more
David Reynolds, distinguished professor of English and expert in American studies, writes in an op-ed for the Daily News (February 29, 2012): “Rick Santorum’s rejection of the separation... Read more
Why Jane Austen?
(Columbia University Press, 2011)
Registration is now open for the 2012 English Students Association Conference.