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Trophy cups
June 21, 2019
Congratulations to the English Department Undergraduate prize winners for 2018-2019! Poetry Academy of American Poets: Rachel Kaufman Albert Stanburrough Cook Prize: Esther...
Sara Powell showing New Haven students Robinson Crusoe book
June 19, 2019
This year the English Department will observe the 300th anniversary of the publication of Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe with a series of events for diverse audiences, from young...
Phoenix Alexander
May 16, 2019
As he receives his Ph.D. and moves on to his appointment as the Science Fiction Collections Librarian in the Special Collections and Archives of the University of Liverpool...
J.D. McClatchy
May 10, 2019
J.D. McClatchy was posthumously honored with the joseph W. Gordon Award for Distinguished Contribution to the Arts and Sciences by Phi Beta Kappa Society at their annuak...
Janice Carlisle
May 10, 2019
Janice Carlisle was presented with the William Clyde DeVane Medal for outstanding scholarship and undergraduate teaching by the Phi Beta Kappa Society at their annual dinner...
Jill Campbell
May 9, 2019
Jill Campbell was awarded the Sidonie Miskimin Clauss ’75 Prize for teaching excellence in the humanities at a ceremony held May 8 at the Poorvu Center for Teaching and...
Jonathan Kramnick with dog
April 30, 2019
Professor’s curiosity sparks literary course on animal life and consciousness It was with the proverbial curiosity of a cat that Yale professor Jonathan Kramnick designed his...