Stories From 2020

May 26, 2020

Meet Our Students: Christian Okoth

Get to know Christian Okoth, a junior in Rhetoric and Professional Writing (aka LWR), double-majoring in Statistics.

May 15, 2020

Building Shakespeare’s Digital Legacy

NC State's Humanities and Social Sciences scholars will help explore the power of digital archives in a groundbreaking partnership with the world's preeminent Shakespeare library.

May 14, 2020

Student Spotlight: A Q&A with Army Officer Kelli Pryor

Meet Kelli Pryor, an English graduate student and logistics officer in the U.S. Army. We caught up with Pryor to learn more about her experience in the M.A. in English program and her plans for the future. 

May 1, 2020

Faculty Notes for April 2020

CHRIS ANSON Chris Anson had the following scheduled items canceled due to the coronavirus: a presentation at the 10th Annual Learning and Analytics conference in Frankfurt, Germany (March 24); a presentation at the CCCC conference in Milwaukee (March 28); a […]

May 1, 2020

English Professor Emeritus Receives North Carolina Humanities Council’s Highest Honor

James W. Clark, Jr., a member of NC State’s faculty for 38 years, has won the 2020 John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities.

Apr 30, 2020

Two NC State Professors Awarded NEH Summer Stipends

English professor Timothy Stinson and communication professor Grant Bollmer were awarded the highly competitive stipends.

Apr 24, 2020

Morillo and Vause Profiled in Focus Vol. 33

Congratulations to MA literature concentration student, Katelyn Vause! She was profiled in NC State’s library magazine with English professor, Dr. John Morillo, on Focus Vol. 33. No. 3!  Read how they both dived deep into the Animal Rights Archive on page fourteen […]

Apr 23, 2020

NC State English Alumna Wins 2020 Walt Whitman Award

Poet Threa Almontaser (English ‘16, MFA ‘19) will publish her first book "The Wild Fox of Yemen" next year — and it’s already getting national attention.

Apr 1, 2020

Faculty Notes for March 2020

BELLE BOGGS On March 28, Belle Boggs published “Let Her See” on Slate. BELLE BOGGS and CADWELL TURNBULL Belle Boggs and Cadwell Turnbull were longlisted for the VCU Cabell First Novelist award. PAUL BROYLES Paul Broyles’s edition of Chaucer’s “Man […]

Mar 30, 2020

Langston Hughes – Domestic Pariah, International Superstar

English professor Jason Miller gives a look at the life of Langston Hughes, a leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance and an uncompromising voice for social justice.