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Department of English

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  • Skura

    Professor Meredith Skura
    Professor Skura teaches courses in Shakespeare, Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, the early modern period, and theoretical approaches to Renaissance literature. She has published articles on Shakespeare and other Renaissance writers and on psychoanalysis.
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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.