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Senegalese master-musician Papa Susso plays the kora and Balla Kouyaté the balafon
September 7, 2017
This year’s African Literature Association conference, which took place June 14-17, 2017, was the biggest Africa-focused conference ever to take place at Yale, and we...
Naomi Levine
September 1, 2017
Erica Wachs (JE ‘18) Professor Naomi Levine didn’t know one could specialize in Victorian poetry—her scholarly raison d’être—until she was a graduate student, but she spent...
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June 5, 2017
Heartiest congratulations to the English Prize winners for 2016-2017! Poetry Academy of American Poets: Carrie Mannino ‘20 Albert Stanborough Cook Prize: Rachel Kaufman ‘19...
May 26, 2017
Six winners of the university’s top prizes recognizing undergraduate teaching excellence — Jacqueline Goldsby, Andrew Johnston, Gilbert Joseph, Nikhil Padmanabhan, Frances...
May 12, 2017
John Durham Peters, newly appointed as the inaugural María Rosa Menocal Professor of English, is a media historian and social theorist. Peters is the author of three books,...
May 2, 2017
From cultural references to the sky, to works of art and poetry, weather is a topic that people can’t seem to stop talking — and writing — about. John Durham Peters,...
April 27, 2017
As reported by Yale News, David Bromwich, Sterling Professor of English, has just been awarded an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship for 2017-18, in order to write the second volume...

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