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  • Washington Independent Review of Books Reviews Shivnan

    On September 14, 2016, the Washington Independent Review of Books published Dorothy Reno's stunning review of Senior Lecturer Sally Shivnan's Piranhas & Quicksand & Love--what Reno...
    Posted: September 15, 2016 12:34 AM
  • Shivnan Book Launch at the Ivy Bookshop

    The Department of English is pleased to announce the much anticipated release of Sally Shivnan's collection of short fiction, Piranhas & Quicksand & Love (Press 53). Please join her for a...
    Posted: August 18, 2016 7:09 AM
  • Corbett Publishes on Gray and the Unsolved Baltimore Murders

    Professor of the Practice, Christopher Corbett, has published an article with Reuters entitled, "In a City of Unsolved Murders, Freddie Gray's is Now One More," in response to the recent trials of...
    Posted: July 31, 2016 11:06 AM
  • Exciting Summer 2016 English Courses

    March 21st marked the opening of registration for summer courses here at UMBC and the English Department has a number of exciting offerings for your consideration. This is a great opportunity to...
    Posted: April 11, 2016 1:54 AM
  • Rudacille at the 13th Annual CityLit Festival

    The time has arrived once again for the CityLit Festival (scheduled from April 15th through the 16th) and our own Professor of the Practice, Deborah Rudacille, will participating in two exciting...
    Posted: April 11, 2016 1:41 AM
  • English Students at URCAD 2016

    The Department of English is pleased to announce that we have a number of English students presenting oral and poster presentations at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day...
    Posted: March 28, 2016 4:11 PM
  • Open Circle Read & Response: Fallon

    National Poetry Month is on its way and the poets of the English Department are coming out in force. Michael Fallon, a Senior Lecturer and esteemed poet, will be reading his work in a one of a...
    Posted: March 22, 2016 10:55 AM
  • Poetry & Conversation: Purpura and Olson

    National Poetry Month is on its way and the poets of the English Department here at UMBC will be out to celebrate in a big way. On Tuesday, April 5, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, Lia Purpura and Tanya...
    Posted: March 22, 2016 10:45 AM
  • English Alum Named ASPI Program Associate

    The English Department would like to offer congratulations to Molly Bradtke, '14, for being named a program associate with the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI). During her time here at UMBC,...
    Posted: February 29, 2016 10:39 PM
  • Ceraso's Seminar Profiled on UMBC News

    In Fall 2015, Professor Steph Ceraso hosted an exciting new course on "Sound, Composition, and Culture" that culminated with "a multisensory dining event to inspire students to think holistically...
    Posted: February 29, 2016 10:31 PM