Frances Dickey

Frances Dickey is in Princeton for a major event in the study of T. S. Eliot: the long anticipated unveiling of about 1,000 letters from Eliot to Emily Hale. These letters have been sealed for more than 60 years and promise to shed biographical and critical light on Eliot.

Nancy West

Dr. West’s current project, An American Classic, will help mark Masterpiece’s fiftieth birthday in 2021, asking centrally how this show tells a decidedly American story or two.

Speer Morgan

Professor Speer Morgan, longtime editor of The Missouri Review, is to receive the 2019 Missouri Humanities Distinguished Literary Achievement Award at a ceremony in November in St. Louis.

Elisa Glick

For her leadership on the A&S Diversity Requirement and the Faculty Institute for Inclusive Teaching, among other accomplishments, Professor Elisa Glick is the recipient of the 2019 Provost’s Faculty Leadership Award, which recognizes faculty who have provided exemplary leadership for the uni

Carol Poster

Carol Poster’s chapbook is out now, and it was blurbed by another talented alum, Gregory Dunne, who says, “Here is a poetry that is elegant and formal in its deft and compelling use of language, in its musicality, economy, and rhythmic virtuosity; a poetry that is welcoming and wise.

Joanna Luloff

While in the PhD program here, Jo published a book of short stories, The Beach at Galle Road: Stories from Sri Lanka (Algonquin Books, 2012), and wrote an early draft of Remind Me Again What Happened, which served as her creative dissertation.

LaTanya McQueen

On November 1st, 2018, program alum LaTanya McQueen read from her newly published essay collection, And It Begins Like This (Black Lawrence Press, 2018), to a packed house in Ellis Library.

Prahlad named Society Fellow

At the recent annual meeting of the American Folklore Society, Professor Prahlad was named a Society Fellow in honor of his outstanding contributions to the study of folklore.

Teresa Milbrodt

Work Opportunities, Teresa’s Milbrodt’s 4th book, is now available through Amazon!