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Department of English

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  • Ellenzweig

    Professor Sarah Ellenzweig
    Professor Ellenzweig publishes articles on Restoration libertinism, the varieties of religious freethinking in the late 17th and early 18th centuries, and class and sexual difference in Restoration poetry. She teaches courses in the British Enlightenment and Restoration and 18th-century literature and culture.
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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.