Jane Austen scholar Devoney Looser will give a Dean Family Speaker Series talk Oct. 23

Devoney Looser, author of The Making of Jane Austen, will give a talk for the English department’s Dean Family Speaker Series October 23, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. in the ZSR Library Auditorium (Room 404). A book signing and reception will follow.  Looser is Professor of English at Arizona State University and the author or… Continue Reading: Jane Austen scholar Devoney Looser will give a Dean Family Speaker Series talk Oct. 23

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Professor Sarah Hogan’s book, Other Englands, examines the rise of the early English utopia in the context of emergent capitalism

English literature professor Sarah Hogan’s new book, Other Englands: Utopia, Capital, and Empire in an Age of Transition, is now available from Stanford University Press.      From the Press: Other Englands examines the rise of the early English utopia in the context of emergent capitalism. Above all, it asserts that this… Continue Reading: Professor Sarah Hogan’s book, Other Englands, examines the rise of the early English utopia in the context of emergent capitalism

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Introducing Writing Moves, an online journal of student writing from the Wake Forest University Writing Program

The Wake Forest Writing Program has published the first issue of Writing Moves, an online journal featuring “the interesting rhetorical moves of Wake Forest undergraduates.” The publication was edited, designed, and annotated by English major and Creative Writing minor Hannah Lafferrandre, with help from faculty mentors and editors Anne Boyle and… Continue Reading: Introducing Writing Moves, an online journal of student writing from the Wake Forest University Writing Program

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Department Profile: Dr. Erin Branch, Associate Teaching Professor, Writing, and Director of Wake Forest Writing Program

Writing has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. After four years at Middlebury College, where I majored in English, I taught English both in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and at a private school in rural Virginia. Those experiences taught me that I had much more to… Continue Reading: Department Profile: Dr. Erin Branch, Associate Teaching Professor, Writing, and Director of Wake Forest Writing Program

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