New book by Prof. Jennifer Greiman: Melville’s Democracy

This week, Professor Jennifer Greiman released a new book called Melville’s Democracy: Radical Figuration and Political Form through Standford University Press. You can access a description, reviews, excerpts, and purchasing options on the publisher’s website.   Description from Stanford University Press: For Herman Melville, the instability of democracy held tremendous creative potential.… Continue Reading: New book by Prof. Jennifer Greiman: Melville’s Democracy

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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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Ronaldo V. Wilson to give a poetry reading Feb. 15 as part of residency in Hanes Art Gallery

Performance artist, poet, writer, and visual artist Ronaldo V. Wilson will visit Wake Forest for a residency at the Gallery February 13-22, 2023. His residency is part of the gallery’s “Ad(d) Hoc” spring 2023 programming. Wilson will use the Gallery as a venue for performances, events, exhibitions, and interactions, including… Continue Reading: 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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