Stories From 2020

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.

Mar 11, 2020

Dufresne Presented at NeMLA 2020

Second-year MA literature concentration student, Kelsey Virginia Downs Dufresne, presented at the 51st annual NeMLA convention last week in Boston, MA.  She shared, “I was in Boston for the NeMLA 2020 Conference presenting on the Sylvia Plath is Perfected: Recent Directions […]

Mar 10, 2020  |  English Students

Meet Our Students: Caleb Bartholomew

Get to know Caleb Bartholomew, a senior in Literature, with his reflections on the department and advice for incoming students.

Mar 6, 2020

Clem Presented at Western States Communication Association 2020

Logan Clem, a second-year MA rhetoric and composition concentration student, traveled to Denver last month with funding under the English Graduate Travel Award to present his paper at the Western States Communication Association conference.  He shared — “Last month, I attended […]

Mar 3, 2020

Wolfpack Writers: Melissa Marr

We caught up with English alumna Melissa Marr to learn more about her children's book "Baby Dragon, Baby Dragon!"

Mar 1, 2020

Graduate Student Notes for February 2020

Logan Clem (MA Rhetoric and Composition) presented “‘Got to Be NC’: Selling and Consuming Place at the Raleigh Farmer’s Market” at the Western States Communication Association Conference, which was held in Denver, CO, February 22–24.

Mar 1, 2020

Faculty Notes for February 2020

CHRIS ANSON On February 7, at the 9th International Conference on Writing Analytics in St. Petersburg, Florida, Chris Anson along with CRDM students Beth Greene and Matt Halm, spoke about a study of students’ reflections on their drafts. With Ian […]

Feb 24, 2020

NC State-Produced Documentary Wins Emmy Award

The Language and Life Project at NC State was honored for "Talking Black in America," a feature-length film that highlights the rich history of African-American English.

Feb 11, 2020

In Memoriam: Tom Hester

English professor Tom Hester is remembered for his teaching, scholarship and passion for life.