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English Professor Kirk Combe publishes articles on popular culture from the 18th and the 21st centuries.

Posted Date: January 22, 2016


English Major George Malloch Brown '19 qualifies for the Junior Olympics in fencing events.

Posted Date: December 23, 2015

Denison Professor Michael Croley receives a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Posted Date: December 21, 2015

Kirk Combe, Professor of English, has a short film chosen as an Official Selection of the ZERO Film Festival-New York!

Posted Date: October 23, 2015

Tales of the American West; Pam Houston '83 to read from her writings and present a workshop.

Posted Date: September 14, 2015

A poem by Matthew Miller '10, currently a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University.

Posted Date: August 26, 2015

Cowboys Are My Weakness,’ a book by Pam Houston '83, has been made into a play which opens in February 2015.

Posted Date: February 13, 2015

Diana Mafe, associate professor of English, publishes three new articles that reflect her interest in speculative fiction across media and genres.

Posted Date: October 9, 2015
newest book

The L.A. Times has reviewed the latest volume by English Professor and prize-winning poet David Baker,”Scavenger Loop.”

Posted Date: September 22, 2015

Cleveland's renowned repertory theatre, Cinematheque, is directed by John Ewing '73.

Posted Date: August 4, 2015
Kurt Combe

Professor Kirk Combe analyzes the greatest satirist ever.

Posted Date: August 3, 2015
Associate Professor of English Peter Grandbois

“The Glob Who Girdled Granville,” one of Associate Professor of English Peter Grandbois' most recent novels, was just awarded the 2014 Honorable Mention for Fantasy by the IndieFab awards.

Posted Date: July 28, 2015
Jack Shuler

Jack Shuler opines on the tragic events of Charleston in two pieces published on Salon.

Posted Date: July 10, 2015

Truthout published an essay by Jack Shuler, associate professor of English, about the death of a person under the custody of Mount Vernon police.

Posted Date: June 16, 2015
Professor David Baker

DU Professor of English David Baker's latest book of poetry is well-received in a Huffington Post review.

Posted Date: June 5, 2015
Caroline Spence Rolling Stone magazine

Singer/Songwriter Caroline Spence '11, majored creative writing and is using her chops - she's a new country artist you need to know according to Rolling Stone magazine.

Posted Date: May 8, 2015

English major Rosemary Plorin ‘89 says “The intensive liberal arts education honed her writing skills, creativity, and ability to organize and disseminate information to prepare her for a communications career.”

Posted Date: May 8, 2015

Denison digital life stories archive investigates relationship between literature and working life.

Posted Date: April 28, 2015
Tanya Chartier

A New York Times article profiles Tanya Chartier '93 and her husband: they teach mathematics through mime.

Posted Date: April 17, 2015

Ceara Flake ’01, has been named Director of Legal Affairs for the American Cleaning Institute.

Posted Date: March 25, 2015

Denison faculty Jack Shuler's essay in Truthout covers a day he spent visiting a death row prisoner.

Posted Date: March 9, 2015

Salon website features an article by Jack Shuler, Denison associate professor of English, which uncovers the mystery of a racial incident in a small town.

Posted Date: February 25, 2015
David Baker

Professor of English David Baker's newest book of poems, 'Scavenger Loop,' has inspired a collaboration with The River Song Quintet.

Posted Date: February 23, 2015
Beck Lecture Series
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
4:30 PM

The Beck Lecture Series welcomes author and actor Dinah Lenney.

Posted Date: February 17, 2015

Creative writing students

Posted Date: February 10, 2015

Jack Shuler, associate professor of English and author of three books, writes “A History of Killing Black Men and Getting Away With It.”

Posted Date: February 9, 2015
Satire Rules!

English and Communication professors team up to investigate global political satire on the Internet!

Posted Date: January 28, 2015
Megan Kellie '98

Megan Kellie ’98 is a comedian with Second City in Chicago and has illustrated a book "Someday a Bird Will Poop on You."

Posted Date: January 16, 2015
Thursday, January 22, 2015
7:00 PM

Associate Professor Linda Krumholz will facilitate a discussion following a re-enactment of the story of a runaway slave.

Posted Date: January 15, 2015


Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 2, 2014