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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 Lectures
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

Important new collection of essays about Vietnam War literature

Posted Date: November 13, 2014

Literary Theory students shown how to turn Observations into Interpretations!

Posted Date: October 31, 2014

Peter Grandbois' "The Glob Who Girdled Granville & The Secret Lives of Actors" explores the monster in our every day lives.

Posted Date: October 3, 2014
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
8:00 PM

Denison's Beck Lecture Series welcomes best-selling author Karen Joy Fowler.

Posted Date: September 22, 2014
Monday, September 22, 2014

Michael Croley, visiting assistant professor of English at Denison, will read from his works at the Bexley Community Book Club on Monday, Sept. 22.

Posted Date: September 22, 2014
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

The Beck Lecture Series hosts essayist and fiction writer Andrew Lam

Posted Date: September 16, 2014

Associate Professor of English Jack Shuler’s new book traverses the history of the noose and how its cultural significance has shifted over time.

Posted Date: September 2, 2014
Thursday, March 13, 2014
4:30 PM

Brian Doyle, a talented and tireless writer of more than a dozen of fiction and nonfiction books, will read at Denison University at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 13.

Posted Date: March 4, 2014


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English professors explore Monsters and Men in Hollywood blockbuster films!

Posted Date: November 18, 2013
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Diana Mafe, assistant professor of English, publishes her first book.

Posted Date: November 18, 2013

Singer, associate professor of English at Denison University, has been awarded the James Jones First Novel Fellowship.

Posted Date: November 6, 2013
Beck Lectures
Thursday, November 7, 2013
8:00 PM

The Beck Lecture Series welcomes Benjamin Busch, GLCA Prize Winner for Creative Nonfiction.

Posted Date: October 31, 2013
Beck Lectures
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
8:00 PM

The Beck Lecture Series and Queer Studies Program welcome Alison Bechdel.

Posted Date: October 31, 2013
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
8:00 PM

Stephen Graham Jones, a Blackfeet Native American novelist known for his forays into both experimental and genre fiction.

Posted Date: October 9, 2013
Thursday, October 3, 2013
8:00 PM

Dana Levin, an award-winning poet whose childhood took place in California’s Mojave Desert.

Posted Date: October 3, 2013
Beck Lectures
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
8:00 PM

Fiction Writer–winner of the 1993 Western States Book Award

Posted Date: September 10, 2013
Philip Levine
Beck Lectures
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Philip Levine, Pulitzer-Prize winning poet, reads from his work as part of the acclaimed Beck Lecture Series.

Posted Date: August 15, 2013
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
8:00 PM

April 3, 2013
8:00 p.m.
Barney-Davis Board Room 

Posted Date: April 3, 2013
Beck Lectures
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
8:00 PM

Nonfiction Writer–David Shields is the author of fourteen books

Posted Date: March 31, 2013
Beck Lectures
Thursday, March 21, 2013
8:00 PM

He is a writer of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and plays.

Posted Date: March 17, 2013
Beck Lectures
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
8:00 PM

Fiction Prize Winner–Alan Heathcock’s fiction has been published in many of America’s top magazines and journals.

Posted Date: February 12, 2013