Department of English
College of Arts & Sciences
132A McIver Building
Denise Baker, Professor and Head of the Department
Professors Beale, Cushman, Evans, Gibson, Kilcup, Langenfeld, R. McDonald, Parker, Roskelly, S. Yarbrough; Associate Professors Chiseri-Strater, Dischell, Ferguson, C. Hodgkins, Keith, G. McDonald, Moraru, Myers, Romine, Tisdale, Zacharias; Assistant Professors Dowd, Jordan, Quinn, Schultheis, Shreve, Stallcup, Van, Weyler, Wurr; Lecturers Albergotti, Clark, Cline, H. Hodgkins, Kennedy, Meyers, Nguyen, Swofford, Yardley, Young
The Department of English offers courses in major authors, in all major literary periods, in literary theory, in linguistics and rhetoric, in journalism, and in writing essays, fiction, and poetry. Senior-graduate courses are available to advanced students, and the graduate program offers the full range of literary and rhetorical studies leading to the M.A., M.Ed., and Ph.D. The creative writing program offers courses both to undergraduates seeking the B.A. degree and to graduate students seeking the MFA degree.
Twelve semester hours to consist of:
Six semester hours from any of the following options:
The designation “Completed Departmental Honors in English” and the title of the Senior Honors Project will be printed on the student’s official transcript.
See Jennifer Keith for further information and guidance about Honors in English. For further information, see the University Honors Program.