Meet English Alum Kathleen Rommel (MA ’12)

Hometown: Fenwick Island, Delaware Degree: English Master’s Degree (20th Century American Lit) Current Employment: Director of Partnerships at Raising The Village, a nonprofit working in poverty alleviation in Uganda What role has the English major played in your career path? Working at a small poverty-focused […]

Meet English Major Lauren DeMarco ’22

Hometown: Charleston, SC Majors, minors, graduation year: English and Studio Art majors, Spanish minor Highlights of your time at Wake: Now that I am a senior there are too many to name: exhibiting my artwork in student shows, playing in frisbee tournaments with the club […]

Meet English Major Katie Wooten ’22

Hometown: Thomasville, North Carolina Major and minors: English Major with Minors in Secondary Education and Classical Studies Highlights of your time at Wake: Academically, my best memories center around the Writing Center and research that arose out of my time there. From scrabble nights with […]

Meet Assistant Professor Lucy Alford

Lucy Alford specializes in twentieth and twenty-first century American poetry and poetics, as well as transnational and trans-historical poetries in English, French, German, and Arabic. She holds a PhD in Modern Thought from the University of Aberdeen and a PhD in Comparative Literature from Stanford […]

Meet English Alum Aja Brooks ’05

Hometown: Hobbs, New Mexico Majors and Graduation Year: English and Spanish, 2005 Current Employment: Director, Center for Self-Help and Dispute Resolution, Second Judicial District Court, Albuquerque, NM What role has the English major played in your career path? When I think of the ways my […]