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English Department Awards – Submission due March 21, 2014!
See a complete list of awards here: http://www.uakron.edu/english/scholarships/
English Department Events
- April 30, 2014
Student Award Ceremony
Quaker Square Inn
The journal Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference has moved to the English Department's website. Two of our graduate students, Marlia Fontaine-Weisse and Kenny Cruse, have completed a total redesign of the journal, now available at http://blogs.uakron.edu/ovsc/
Volume IV is now available, both online and through print on demand.
English Department Headlines
Former adventurer and cop begins new chapter as novelist
His first book published by HarperCollins, alumnus Thomas Koloniar credits English professor Robert Pope for his success as a novelist.
Jim Tressel reading daughter's poetry at UA showcase in Merriman Valley
Free and open to the public, the event will showcase the creative writing program of UA's Department of English, along with the works of several faculty authors.
Ten Days That Shook Lithuania
Dr. Patrick Chura, Professor of English, will present “Ten Days That Shook Lithuania” from noon – 1 p.m. on October 23, 2013 in the Student Union Room 308.
The University of Akron | Department of English | Olin Hall 301 | Akron, Ohio 44325-1906
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