In an International world... it's worth thinking about the meaning of nationhood.  Canada turns 150 on July 1st (having formed a country at the same time that the US was undergoing "reconstruction") and the US, which turns 241 on July 4th. International Read more >>

A Curious Peril by Lara Vetter

New Book by Lara Vetter

University Press of Florida has just published Lara Vetter's latest work, A Curious Peril: H.D.'s Late Modernist Prose.  The book, which has already elicited significant praise, examines the prose penned by modernist writer H.D. in the aftermath of World War II, a little-known body of work that has been neglected by scholars, and argues that the trauma H.D. experienced in London... New Book by Lara Vetter Read more >>

Sara Eudy

Sara Eudy awarded Scholarship

Sara Eudy, a recent graduate in English, and a new student in our MA program, was recently awarded the William C. Johnson Distinguished Scholarship from Sigma Tau Delta. The writing sample she submitted was based on the honors thesis she wrote under Prof. Kirk Melnikoff's direction last semester. Sara Eudy awarded Scholarship Read more >>

Bryn Chancellor - Reading from Sycamore

Bryn Chancellor - Davidson Reading

Bryn Chancellor read from Sycamore at Main Street Books in Davidson.  Even the cupcakes had copes of the novel! Bryn Chancellor - Davidson Reading Read more >>

Sycamore - by Bryn Chancellor

Professor Bryn Chancellor has just published her debut novel, Sycamore, with Harper Collins.  The book has already received national attention and widespread praise.  “A meaty, suspenseful debut.” — Booklist “In this masterful performance, Chancellor explores the loss around which an entire community has calcified with humanity and wisdom. Chancellor digs deep in these pages, unearthing broken... Sycamore - by Bryn Chancellor Read more >>