Learn more about what’s going on in the Department of English and World Literatures!
- September 18, 2018 In a completely packed room, award-winning poet Jenny Xie read pieces from her new book, Eye Level, which recently made the top-10 list for the prestigious National Book Award.
- September 13, 2018 Edited by EWL Professor Peter Naccarato and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Kathleen LeBesco, the duo’s latest collection by Bloomsbury has received high praise by a number of leading food and culture scholars.
- August 29, 2018 During her yearlong sabbatical, Associate Professor of English and World Literatures Magda Maczynska is a Fall 2018 Visiting Scholar with the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society at LMU Munich in Germany.
- May 15, 2018 Each year, the English and World Literatures Department awards two students for excellence in essay writing and literary criticism in honor of two former beloved faculty members, Priscilla Costello and Carol Camper.
- April 30, 2018
Stephanie Edmonds ’18 presented her research at the Ninth Annual New Critics Undergraduate Literature Conference at SUNY Oneonta.
- April 13, 2018 Class of 2017’s co-valedictorian Penny Pun discusses her childhood education in Hong Kong, cultural representation and inclusion in the theater community, and the challenges of accessibility and opportunity.
- March 15, 2018 English and World Literatures professor Dr. Julie Huntington gave the keynote address at the 2018 Sigma Tau Delta Honors Society induction ceremony on Tuesday, March 13th as part of Marymount Manhattan College’s Honors Day.