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Department of English

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  • Derrick

    Professor Scott Derrick
    Professor Derrick teaches courses in 19th- and early-20th-century U.S. literature and performs research in nineteenth- early twentieth-century US literature and culture, poetry, literary theory, gender and sexuality studies.
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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 Fall 2015 admission has passed. We will begin accepting applications for Fall 2016 in September. Contact our Graduate Coordinator Kristina McDonald at englgrad@rice.edu if you have questions about the application process.