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Department of English

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  • Comer

    Professor Krista Comer
    Professor Comer is an American Studies scholar of the contemporary period with interests in problems of space, place and their theorization. She teaches courses in contemporary literature and culture, youth studies and third wave feminism, theories of space and an ethics of place in an era of globalization, and the US West and its Borders and Others.
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  • Brittany Henry wins WLA essay prize

    Brittany Henry wins WLA essay prize
    English graduate student Brittany Henry is the recipient of the inaugural Grover Award from the Western Literature Association in recognition of the distinctive scholarly contribution reflected in her essay, "The Jeremiad and the West in Survivors: A Novel of the Coming Collapse."
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    Online Application    • How to Apply

    The application deadline for admission in Fall 2015 is December 8th. We will begin accepting applications on September 1st. Contact our Graduate Coordinator Kristina McDonald at englgrad@rice.edu if you have questions about the application process.