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A View of the Empire at Sunset
November 27, 2018
A View of the Empire at SunsetSet in England, France and the Caribbean, Phillips’s fragmented novel uses the difficult, lonely life of the half-Welsh, half-West Indian writer...
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May 24, 2018
Heartiest congratulations to the English Prize winners for 2017-2018! Poetry Academy of American Poets: Israel Kassim Albert Stanborough Cook Prize: Israel Kassim Gordon...
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 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...
April 20, 2017
The American Council of Learned Societies has named Karin Roffman among the 2017 ACLS Fellows. As reported by the ACLS: This competition saw the program grow to support more...
April 20, 2017
The American Council of Learned Societies has named Karin Roffman among the 2017 ACLS Fellows. As reported by the ACLS: This competition saw the program grow to support more...