Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 11:51am

Rebecca Ross, who earned her English degree at UGA in 2012, has published a young adult fantasy novel entitled The Queen's Rising. Avid Bookshop on Prince Avenue will be hosting a book launch party on Friday, February 9th, from 6:00-7:00pm. 

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 4:48pm

Dr. Ed Pavlic's essay on "Baldwin's Lonely Country" will appear in the Boston Review's special issue entitled Fifty Years Since MLK, available here . Other pieces commemorating MLK Day and Black History Month include Brandon M.

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 4:42pm

Elizabeth Swails has been awarded the 2018 Bezanson Fellowship for research conducted in the Melville Society Archive at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Elizabeth is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate working with Dr. Cody Marrs.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 3:03pm

Dr. Jed Rasula's History of a Shiver: The Sublime Impudence of Modernism (Oxford University Press, 2016) has received the MLA's Matei Calinescu Prize, which is given to a distinguished work of scholarship in twentieth- or twentieth-century literature and thought.

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 5:04pm

Barbara McCaskill's Love, Liberation, and Escaping Slavery: William and Ellen Craft in Cultural Memory was featured on the nationally syndicated Criminal podcast ("In Plain Sight," Episode #59, 1/20/17).  In a review of that episode published on the blog Cultural Front:  A N

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 12:44pm

November is Native American Heritage month at the University of Georgia.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 2:57pm

Congratulations to English major Madison Hogan for winning the Clearest Communication award in this year's Spotlight on the Arts 4 minutes, 33 seconds  poster competition!

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 10:53am

Coastal Works; Cultures on the Atlantic Edge (Oxford University Press, 2017), edited by Nicholas Allen, Nick Groom and Jos Smith, was recently reviewed by The Times Literary Supplement. In her review, Pamela Clemit notes that "Coastal Works gives a new turn

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:59pm

The First-year Composition Program (Christy Desmet, Deborah Miller, Sara Steger, and Robby Nadler) won an SEC 2017-18 SEC Faculty Travel Program Award in collaboration with their First-year Writing Program counterparts at the University of Alabama.

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:49pm

Dedicated to the late expat American poet Gustaf Sobin (1935-2005), Andrew Zawacki's poetry book Arrow's shadow has just appeared in England from the Jesus College, Cambridge, publisher Equipage.