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ENG 5880: Victorian Literature

ENG 5880: Victorian Literature
Mar 16, 2021

ENG 5880 Victorian Literature will be taught by Dr. Jill Ehnenn this Fall 2021 semester. It will meet on Mondays from 5pm to 8pm to discuss the return...

ENG 2030-410: Honors World Literature to 1650

ENG 2030-410: Honors World Literature to 1650
Mar 16, 2021

ENG 2030-410: Honors World Literature to 1650 will be taught by Dr. Anna Muenchrath during the Fall 2021 semester. It will meet Mondays and Wedne...

English 3175: Studies in Film Genre

English 3175: Studies in Film Genre
Mar 15, 2021

English 3175: Studies in Film Genre will be taught by Dr. Craig Fischer during the Fall 2021 semester. It will meet Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays f...

English 2180: Introduction to Comics and Graphic Novels

English 2180: Introduction to Comics and Graphic Novels
Mar 15, 2021

English 2180: Introduction to Comics and Graphic Novels will be taught by Dr. Craig Fischer during the Fall 2021 semester. It will meet Mondays, Wedne...

Elizabeth Rush

An Afternoon with Elizabeth Rush and the Common Reading Program
Mar 12, 2021

On February 24th, I had the chance to participate in the Common Reading Program’s author interview of Elizabeth Rush. Dr. Don Presnell led the event...

Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle

An Evening with Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle
Mar 11, 2021

On March 4th, the Department of English published a recording of the third author interview and readings as part of the Hughlene Bostian Frank Visitin...

Dr. Leonardo Flores, Chis Meade, Leon Lewis, and Tiffany Green

BHM Concerts and Poetry Readings: Reflection and Recollection
Mar 11, 2021

On February 28th, the final Black History Month Concert and Poetry Readings occurred and was lovely to attend. There was also a pre-concert interview ...

Crowded metro filled with protesters during the 2017 Women's March

2017 Women's March - Interview with Dr. Hopton and Dr. Blackburn
Mar 10, 2021

Ted Eytan via Flickr CC 2.0On Jan 21, 2017, hundreds of thousands of demonstrators traveled to D.C. to protest the Inauguration of Donald Trump and mi...

Photo of Charles Dodd White

Visiting Writers Series: Charles Dodd White
Feb 26, 2021

Check out Novelist Charles Dodd White's VWS talk, titled "Arts as Political Activism."White is an Associate Professor at Pellissippi State Community C...

Oprah Whitfield reading a poem at the Feb. 21 Black History Month Concert

BHM Concert and Poetry Readings From Feb. 21
Feb 26, 2021

On Sunday, Feb. 21, the Hayes School of Music and the English Department presented another wonderful show of music and poetry celebrating Black Histor...