The Department of English congratulates the following recent PhD alumni authors for books that were published and/or received awards in 2017:
We are pleased and proud to announce that Linda Evans, Department Administrator for the English Department, has been selected as the first recipient of the Humanities Shining Star award. Linda manages in an exemplary manner the responsibilities of her complex position in the largest department i
In collaboration with Rice University's ENGL 397, "Capturing Music: A Cultural Writing Clinic" taught by professor Sydney Boyd, Ars Lyrica Houston recently hosted a creative prose writing competition. Professor Boyd's course was created with a goal: To discover the cultural role
Graduate Student Elena Valdez has won the 2017 WLA J.
Last week in Sydney Boyd’s ENGL 397 “Capturing Music: A Cultural Writing Clinic,” Alex Ross, the music critic for The New Yorker delved into literature, Wagnerism, and artistic expression with students for 75 minutes.
Niche compares the top English programs in the U.S. and names Rice University in the top ten. The Best Colleges for English majors ranking is based on key statistics and student reviews using data from the U.S. Department of Education.
Graduate student Lindsay Graham has earned a Digital Humanities Research Assistantship through the Resilient Networks within the Libraries Department at George Washington University. Lindsay will be working with Dr.