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English

Department Chair: Walter Blanco (Carman Hall, Room 302B)

Department Faculty: Distinguished Professor: William Collins; Professors: Walter Blanco, Grace Russo Bullaro, Mario DiGangi, Gerhard Joseph, Sondra Perl, Deirdre Pettipiece; Mardi Valgemae; Associate Professors: Siraj Ahmed, James Anderson, William G. Fisher, Paula Loscocco, Janis Massa, Margot Mifflin, Jessica Yood; Assistant Professors: Allison Amend, Salita Bryant, David Hyman, Tyler Schmidt; Lecturers: Jane Cleland, Joseph McElligott, Deirdre O'Boy

The Department of English offers students the opportunity to gain a thorough knowledge of literature written in English; to develop expertise in literary exposition and criticism; to learn the fundamentals of linguistics; and to acquire basic professional skills in writing, editing, and proofreading. The specializations that students in the Department may choose are Literature, Professional Writing, Creative Writing, and English/Early Childhood and Childhood Education. The Department also participates in the interdisciplinary programs in Women's Studies and Comparative Literature.

Last modified: 3/11/2014