Upcoming Literary Events
Circulo de lectores y fiesta 121-3
May 22, 2013 • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Francesca Tataranni: Il fascino ambizioso di Poppea Sabina
May 22, 2013 • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture: Tim Griffin (The Kitchen)
May 22, 2013 • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
English Department News and Bulletins
Are you thinking about becoming an English Literature major? Not sure what you can do with a B.A. in English? Come to University Hall 201 at 4pm on Thursday, May 30th to hear four Northwestern graduates discuss where their English Literature degree took them!
Professor Tracy C. Davis's article, "Bram Stoker before Dracula," was published in the January 25th issue of the 2013 Times Literary Supplement.
This issue of TLS also featured a review of Professor Davis's most recent book, the The Broadview Anthology of Nineteenth-Century British Performance.
Click on the link to watch the video, presented by the Office of Undergraduate Research, of Professor Jules Law discussing the use of the techniques and methodologies of literary criticism to open up new ideas.
Associate Professor Jeff Masten's article, "Bound for Germany: Heresy, sodomy, and a new copy of Marlowe's Edward II," was published in the December 21 & 28 issues of the 2012 Times Literary Supplement.
Associate Professor Vivasvan Soni was awarded the 2012 MLA's Prize for a First Book for Mourning Happiness: Narrative and the Politics of Modernity.
Read the full press release.
English Course Listings
Northwestern's English Department is an energetic, collegial community of distinguished scholars teaching and publishing in a wide range of literary, cultural, and creative fields, with a variety of disciplinary and methodological approaches.
With outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, a newly-designed undergraduate major, and a cohesive Ph.D. program, the department combines the virtues of large scope and intimate scale to foster very close work between students and faculty. Read more