News

December 19, 2014
The Department is delighted to announce that our colleague Donald Margulies has won the William Inge Award for Distinguished Achievement in the American Theater for his...
Louise Glück
November 20, 2014
A new collection of poetry written by Louise Glück, Faithful and Virtuous Night (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), has won the 2014 National Book Award. This collection from...
November 17, 2014
The English Department is proud to announce that Erica Sayers, Registrar, was among the first-ever recipients of the President’s Award for Staff Excellence. Celebrating...
John Sayles
October 28, 2014
The Schlesinger Visiting Writing Series Presents John Sayles 10/28 at 5 p.m. - LC 317 Twice nominated for an Academy Award® for Best Original Screenplay, John Sayles has also...
October 13, 2014
A symposium commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Geoffrey Hartman’s Wordsworth’s Poetry: 1787-1814. Saturday, November 8, 2014 The Whitney Humanities...
September 5, 2014
The English Department is delighted to announce the appointment of several new faculty members this fall. Please shop their classes, say “hi” in the halls of LC, and...
June 3, 2014
Since the 18th century, poetry has been a cornerstone of the Yale curriculum. The university has been home to many distinguished figures in its teaching and study — among...

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