English Department Faculty Receive Spring 2023 Research and Travel Awards

The Wake Forest University English Department is pleased to announce that five English, Writing, and Creative Writing faculty have been awarded research and travel funds for the spring and summer of 2023. These faculty will conduct primary research, attend scholarly conferences, hold panels, and share their recent works.  Lucy Alford… Continue Reading: English Department Faculty Receive Spring 2023 Research and Travel Awards

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Poet, scholar, and artist Ronaldo V. Wilson to give a poetry reading Feb. 15 as part of residency in Hanes Art Gallery

Wake Forest Kenan Chair in the Humanities Laura Mullen and Hanes Art Gallery are bringing performance artist, poet, writer, and visual artist Ronaldo V. Wilson for week-long residency at the Gallery February 13-22, 2023. His visit is part of the gallery’s “Ad(d) Hoc” spring 2023 programming. Wilson will use the… Continue Reading: Poet, scholar, and artist Ronaldo V. Wilson to give a poetry reading Feb. 15 as part of residency in Hanes Art Gallery

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Announcing the Academy of American Poets / Edwin G. Wilson Prize for Undergraduate Poetry

Wake Forest University and the Department of English are proud to announce an exciting new prize to recognize our outstanding undergraduate poets: the Academy of American Poets / Edwin G. Wilson Prize. The first prizes will be awarded in Spring 2023, and then annually each spring in perpetuity.  We’re especially… Continue Reading: Announcing the Academy of American Poets / Edwin G. Wilson Prize for Undergraduate Poetry

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Sigma Tau Delta’s Creative Nonfiction Career Chat with Profs. Erhardt and Harlan

On Monday, November 7th, WFU’s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta—the international English honor society—hosted Prof. Susan Harlan and Prof. Marianne Erhardt in Ammons Lounge to talk about their experiences as professional creative writers in the public sphere. Prof. Erhardt is currently working on a memoir-in-essays, which explores personal and social… Continue Reading: Sigma Tau Delta’s Creative Nonfiction Career Chat with Profs. Erhardt and Harlan

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