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Cindy Damm McPeters Awarded The 2020-2021 Hephzibah Roskelly Award for Pedagogical Innovation!

Congratulations to Cindy Damm McPeters (PhD Candidate) for receiving the 2020-2021 Hephzibah Roskelly Award for Pedagogical Innovation. This award honors […]

Scott Romine

Congratulations, graduates! A message from Dr. Scott Romine, Department Head

Dear December Graduates, As English Department Head, I’d like to offer, on behalf of our faculty and staff, sincere congratulations […]

UNCG Virtual Commencement

Due to the ongoing pandemic, commencement will look a little different this year. The virtual ceremony will take place Friday, […]

Louise Glück, Winner of The 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature, Has Ties to UNCG *Updated*

Louise Glück: winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, former US Poet Laureate, author, and former UNCG visiting lecturer.   […]

Michael Parker Wins 2020 Thomas Wolfe Award!

Emeritus faculty Michael Parker was awarded the Thomas Wolfe Award. Read more at:

Fall 2020 Graduate Award Winners

Every year, thanks to donations from generous alumni and supporters, the English department is able to recognize and celebrate the […]

Alum Nita Tyndall Publishes Novel With HarperTeen!

UNCG English Alum Nita Tyndall (BA, 2016) recently published their novel Who I Was With Her with HarperTeen! The novel, […]

Xhenet Aliu’s Brass Wins Townsend Prize for Fiction!

UNCG novelist wins Townsend Prize for Fiction

Internship Spotlight – Lori White

Check out this highlight from one of our undergraduate internship students, Lori White! “Over the summer I interned with my […]

Lecturer Julia Ridley Smith Sells Memoirs

Congratulations to Julia Ridley Smith for selling her memoir, The Sum of Trifles, to the University of Georgia Press. From the publishers […]