Stories From 2020

Jul 9, 2020  |  College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Welcome Our New Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty

Cadwell Turnbull joins the Department of English as an assistant professor in the area of creative writing and fiction.

Jul 7, 2020

Welcome Our New Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences welcomes ten new tenured or tenure-track faculty to its ranks this year. Their scholarship and research interests range from judicial politics to media production, and from human factors to African American religion.

Jul 1, 2020

Faculty Notes for May/June 2020

CHRIS ANSON Chris Anson has been elected Vice-Chair of the International Society for the Advancement of Writing Research. He will become Chair in 2023. ISAWR sponsors a popular triennial international conference called Writing Research Across Borders. BELLE BOGGS Belle Boggs […]

Jun 15, 2020

Meet our Students: Kelly Keener

Kelly Keener (She/Her/Hers) Hometown: Cary, NC Year: Senior, class of ‘20 Major: English Major with a Concentration in Literature   What are some of your favorite classes? There are so many to choose from! If I had to name just […]

Jun 9, 2020

Wolfpack Writers: Dorianne Laux

We caught up with English professor Dorianne Laux to learn more about her sixth collection "Only As the Day is Long: New and Selected Poems."

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.