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Attend a panel on two new books in Renaissance Drama: Shakespeare and Outsiders by Marianne Novy (respondent Julie Bowman, CMU PhD candidate in English) and Reformations of the Body by Jennifer Waldron (respondent Peggy Knapp, CMU Professor of English) on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. in the Humanities Center, Cathedral of Learning 602.
Read about our three new hires in Literature: Tyler Bickford, Imani Owens, and Autumn Womack. More >
John Twyning’s new book, Forms of English History in Literature, Landscape, and Architecture, has been published as part of Palgrave Macmillan’s Language, Discourse, Society series. (Nov. 2012)
Explore the New Senior Thesis Option for Literature Majors
Courtney Weikle-Mills’s new book, Imaginary Citizens: Child Readers and the Limits of American Independence, 1640-1868, has just been published by Johns Hopkins UP. (Nov. 2012)