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In Memoriam: Alexander Welsh
Sandy Welsh, who began his teaching career as an assistant professor in this department, and later returned to the faculty as a distinguished professor, died on April 11 at...
In Memoriam: J. D. McClatchy
Sandy McClatchy, a Yale PhD who began his teaching career as an assistant professor in this department, and later returned to lead Yale’s creative writing program for...
“Generous,” “innovative,” “engaging,” “refreshing,” “dedicated”: These are just some of the words students used to describe this year’s winners of Yale College teaching...
Rita Dove
On April 5, the Department of English held a long-anticipated event:  the first Foundational Courses Reading connected with our new undergraduate curriculum.  Among other...