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(Dr. Sandra Ballard shown on the left) (Thomas Arnow on the right)

Dr. Sandra Ballard’s Mountainous OCSA
Nov 20, 2020

Dr. Ballard’s OSCA (Off Campus Scholarly Assignment) report is on her favorite American writer Harriette Simpson Arnow. Dr. Ballard has been studyin...

Franklin Bogle: Follow Your Dreams
Nov 15, 2020

As a fellow creative writer myself, I was excited to interview Franklin Bogle about his current experiences in being in a Master's creative writing pr...

Dr. Bethany Mannon and the Power of Language
Nov 9, 2020

As I talked with Dr. Bethany Mannon, I could not help but admire her love and passion for English. From her work in the writing center to teaching man...

Meet Our Student Representatives
Oct 28, 2020

Cayleigh BrownMy name is Cayleigh Brown and I'm from Charlotte, North Carolina. I’m a sophomore majoring in English with a concentration in Creative...

Meet Our Adjunct Faculty
Oct 19, 2020

Emily AumanProf. Auman is a true Mountaineer, having received her Bachelors and Masters in English from App State. In addition to teaching, she a...

Kevin Young: Not Your Traditional English Professor
Oct 19, 2020

As my conversation with Dr. Young developed, I could see his brilliance shine through. Usually, when one thinks about an English professor they think ...

Dr. Anna Muenchrath: Connecting Students to Works of Literature from Afar
Oct 11, 2020

Dr. Anna Muenchrath joins Appalachian State as the newest Visiting Assistant Professor of World Literature, and although she may be teaching remotely ...

Savannah Paige Murray: Rivers, Dams, and Regional Environmentalists
Oct 1, 2020

When I met with our new Visiting Assistant Professor Savannah Paige Murray, her passionate knowledge of rivers, dams, and other environmental problems...

Dr. Clarice Moran: Trailblazer, Educator, Mentor
Sep 20, 2020

Dr. Clarice Moran has joined our Department as an Assistant Professor of English Education and her love for the mountains, virtual environments in the...

Approved Resolution from the Anti Racism Working Group
Sep 8, 2020

On September 8, 2020 the English Department approved the following resolution, proposed by the Anti Racism Working Group.A PDF of the resolution is av...