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English Undergraduates to Present at Linguistics Conference

English Undergraduates to Present at Linguistics Conference

Meagan Roche, Seth Regan, and Ari Mokdad (graduated Dec 14)--they had a poster presentation accepted at GLEEFUL, The Great Lakes Expo for Experimental and Formal Undergraduate Linguistics.

Fall 2015 Courses

Fall 2015 Courses

Want to know what your professor might focus on in an upcoming course? Check out these descriptions of Fall 2015 offerings, provided by the professors teaching the classes.

A New Study Abroad for the English Department

A New Study Abroad for the English Department

The English Department has a new faculty-led Study Abroad program for 2015. For the first time at GVSU, students will have the opportunity to study British literature in its original cultural and geographical context during a four-week stay in England.

Four Credits of Comics

Four Credits of Comics

Learn how to read and write comics in the spring of 2015--and get four credits along the way. This spring semester, the English Department and the College of Interdisciplinary Studies are pleased to offer two courses focused on comics.

Journal Explores Mental Illness

Journal Explores Mental Illness

The Language Arts Journal of Michigan is an award-winning journal co-edited by Robert Rozema. Its latest issue examines mental illness and English language arts education.

Shakespeare Winners Announced

Shakespeare Winners Announced

And the winners are . . .

Shakespeare Festival Student Competition

Shakespeare Festival Student Competition

Awards for creative, critical, historical, or scholarly projects relating to Shakespeare, his times, and the Renaissance (1350-1650 A.D.) 1st Prize= $100, 2nd Prize= $75, and 3rd Prize= $50.

New Collection Explores T.S. Eliot's Christianity

New Collection Explores T.S. Eliot's Christianity

Many studies of Eliot's writings have mentioned his religious beliefs, but most have failed to give the topic due weight, and many have misunderstood or misrepresented his faith.

Visiting Scholars, Fall 2014

Visiting Scholars, Fall 2014

The English Department is hosting two visiting scholars from China this fall--Chunyan Zhou and Jessica Huang.

New Book Explores Early Teaching

New Book Explores Early Teaching

Robert Rozema and Lindsay Ellis asked recent graduates of the Secondary English Education program to write about their careers. The result is a new collection--Early Career English Teachers in Action.