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September 28, 2017

English major Sarah Hovet featured in Around the O

English major Sarah Hovet is featured in Around the O and in a national University of Oregon commercial, which includes an original poem. Around the O shares her story: “The Architect of Her Own Experience.”

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Cascade Magazine Showcases Professor Kaufman’s Class on the Lyon Archive

Professor Heidi Kaufman’s Digital Humanities (DH) class project appears in the Fall issue of Cascade Magazine (2017)
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September 15, 2017

Professor Emeritus George Wickes featured in the “The Vietnam War” documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

picture-87UO English Professor Emeritus George Wickes will appear in episode one of The Vietnam War, the highly anticipated documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Around the O profiles his careers as spy and literary scholar.
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September 12, 2017

English Department invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in Nineteenth-Century African American Literature to begin fall 2018.

10349944_425902167556903_3610227624159589777_nThe University of Oregon’s English Department invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in Nineteenth-Century African American Literature to begin fall 2018. Position Announcement: (more…)

May 25, 2017

Summer 2017 university & major requirement-satisfying ENG courses with open seats!

10349944_425902167556903_3610227624159589777_nThis summer, ENG is offering classic and new summer courses. There is still room in five university and major requirement-satisfying courses.

ENG 105: Intro to Literature: Drama (CRN: 42388), William Fogarty. Gen Ed (A&L); Major II: Lower-Division Elective

Drama is a literary art. In this course, we will focus on the literary aspects of seven plays (more…)

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May 18, 2017

ENG Research and Writing Internship Application Deadline 5/19

10349944_425902167556903_3610227624159589777_nIf you are interested in participating in the ENG Research and Writing Internship, please submit your letter of interest to Dr. Upton (cupton@uoregon.edu) by Friday, May 19 at 5:00pm.

Your letter of interest should include the following:

  • Why you are interested?
  • What you hope to gain from participation?
  • What level of participation can you commit to during 2017-2018?

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May 7, 2017

2017 English Commencement

The English Department will be holding its 2017 commencement ceremony 12:30 P.M., Monday, June 19.  Please fill out the form at https://english.uoregon.edu/2017-english-commencement by 11:59 P.M., May 18 to have your name included in the English Department Commencement Program.

Congratulations, graduates!

April 26, 2017

UO English on the History Channel April 30 & May 1

1 ben saundersThis weekend (April 30-May 1), the History Channel will be airing a two-part special on the history of the superhero called Superheroes Decoded, featuring UO English Professor Dr. Ben Saunders, the founder of the Comics and Cartoon Studies minor. Professor Saunders will appear in both episodes. (more…)

April 7, 2017

Up to $1500 for English majors to be a part of the summer program in Galway, Ireland!

10349944_425902167556903_3610227624159589777_nExplore Ireland this summer and earn up to 14 UO credits on the Galway summer program directed by UO English professor Mark Quigley.  English majors are eligible to apply for Tims Ellis scholarships of up to $1500 to support their participation on the program. (more…)

January 23, 2017

UO English Professor Emeritus Edwin Coleman Passes Away

picture-22The Eugene Register-Guard reported January 21, 2017, that UO English Professor Emeritus, Edwin Coleman, has passed away. He was 84 years old. (more…)

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