Faculty News

May 26, 2015
The Daemon Knows: Literary Greatness and the American Sublime is described by Bloom as “about the dozen creators who have formed the American Sublime… . These writers...
May 19, 2015
Susan Choi was born in South Bend, Ind., and raised there and in Houston, Texas. She studied literature at Yale University and writing at Cornell University, and worked for...
April 29, 2015
As reported in Yale News, Catherine Nicholson was awarded the Sarai Ribicoff ’75 Award for Teaching Excellence in Yale College at a campus ceremony on April 27th along with...
April 23, 2015
A salute to Anne Fadiman, Francis Writer-in-Residence, on her election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.  Anne joins Larry Manley and Michael Warner among recent...
April 23, 2015
Professor Langdon Hammer, Chair of the Department of English, debuted his literary biography of the acclaimed poet, James Merrill, titled James Merrill: Life and Art to a...
April 8, 2015
David Scott Kastan is being awarded an honorary degree (Doctor of Humane Letters) this spring by Felician College, where he will also be the graduation speaker. The award is...
April 6, 2015
The Renaissance Society of America has awarded Lawrence Manley and his co-author Sally-Beth MacLean (University of Toronto) the 2015 Phyllis Goodhart Gordan Book Prize...

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