Research Spotlight: English

English Faculty Poet Selected for Prestigious Fellowship

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has selected Dr. Mary Biddinger, professor of English, as one of 36 poets nationwide to receive a prestigious Literature Fellowship in Creative Writing.

The awards are highly competitive, with Biddinger’s work selected from more than 1,630 eligible manuscripts. The $25,000 fellowships encourage published writers to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and career advancement. Learn More


New & Noteworthy

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O Holy Insurgency Mary Biddinger
O Holy Insurgency, Black Lawrence Press, 2013.
Saint Monica Mary Biddinger
Saint Monica, Black Lawrence Press, 2011.
The Monkey & the Wrench Mary Biddinger, English, John Gallaher, editors
The Monkey & the Wrench: Essays into Contemporary Poetics, University of Akron Press, 2011.
Daughter of Providence Julie A. Drew, English
Daughter of Providence, Overlook, 2011.
Contesting Histories Michael Schuldiner, English
Contesting Histories: German and Jewish Americans and the Legacy of the Holocaust, Texas Tech University Press, 2011.

Celluloid Strangers

Eric Wasserman, English
Celluloid Strangers, Second Wind Publishing, 2011.