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Department of English

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  • Gniadek

    Professor Melissa Gniadek
    Professor Gniadek teaches courses in Early and Nineteenth-Century American Literature. Her research interests include narratives of travel and settlement, settlement studies, the nineteenth-century American novel, visual culture, as well as Australasian and Pacific literature.
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  • Brooke Bullock wins multiple awards for her senior thesis.

    Brooke Bullock wins multiple awards for her senior thesis.
    Congratulations to English major Brooke Bullock who has swept the awards at the Rice Undergraduate Research Symposium! For her Senior Thesis, Brooke has won the HRC prize & the School of Humanities first place prize. Under the supervision of Dr. Ellard, Brooke has produced a magnificent digital edition and translation of an Old English text which you can view on her website: Leechbook III.
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    Online Application    • How to Apply

    The application period for admission starting in Fall 2014 has ended. In September 2014 we will begin accepting applications for admission in Fall 2015. Contact our Graduate Coordinator Kristina McDonald at kmcdon@rice.edu if you have questions about the application process.