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The English Faculty Symposium: A Forum for Ideas on Research, Teaching, and Writing

The English Faculty Symposium is a new lecture series that will showcase the research of the faculty of the VCU Department of English. The series carries on the collegial tradition – across ranks, subfields, and communities – of First Friday, the department’s previous lecture series, which was curated by Professor Bryant Mangum for many years….

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Our lady of the pantsuit…

New faculty hire, Sonja Livingston, has just published her latest essay, “Our lady of the pantsuit: In praise — yes, praise! — of Hillary Clinton’s style.”  As Sonja puts it, on the eve of one of the most significant Presidential elections of our time, “It’s time we talk about pants….” You can check out the essay…

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Please Welcome Our Fall 2016 Incoming MA Class

Sara Bailey is a Richmond native and a VCU alum, having received her BA in English in 2012, with a minor in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, and her MT in English Education in 2015.  She teaches English and Creative Writing full-time at John Marshall High School in Richmond City Public Schools, while occasionally moonlighting as a Focused…

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2016 VCU Department of English Commencement

“Writing well, reading well, in all the ways we read and write our worlds–they are the heart of thinking, understanding, and living and loving well.”         Professor Elizabeth Hodges,         2016 English Department Commencement Speaker The VCU Department of English held its annual spring graduation ceremony at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church on May 14th, 2016.  Dr. Elizabeth…

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