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Seventeen students are named 2021 Van Ek Scholars

May 12, 2021

This year’s recipients of the notable College of Arts and Sciences’ award are especially distinct, the chair of the award committee notes Seventeen exceptional undergraduates are this year’s recipients of the Jacob Van Ek scholarship, one of the College of Arts and Sciences’ highest honors. The award recognizes faculty-nominated students...

landscape cover of Claude McKays book.

Researchers unravel secrets of long-lost novel

April 27, 2021

CU Boulder journal English Language Notes helps unpack the mystery of Harlem Renaissance writer and poet Claude McKay’s novel, which was unknown for 87 years.

Travis and son fishing

Author makes adventure come alive for son

Sept. 10, 2020

Son inspires Marine, CU Boulder student to publish first children’s book, Max Goes Surfing.

Rob Roy engraving

Literature as malware

Aug. 24, 2020

New book from CU Boulder professor explores the impact of literature about privilege and victimhood on our era

Beach of California

Author fuses past, present, future tense in Boulder

Aug. 4, 2020

Alum’s semi-autobiographical novel explores CU Boulder during the 1960s and beyond

Emojis with facemarks

Together apart, remote teaching: the bell never rings

April 23, 2020

Meanwhile, I’m looking forward to ‘talking to students and colleagues in the hall, and just walking around in a place where curiosity and learning is putting that good shine in everyone’s eyes

Photograph of Adam Bradley

English professor Adam Bradley wins 2020 Hazel Barnes Prize

April 15, 2020

English Professor Adam Bradley has been named the 2020 recipient of the Hazel Barnes Prize, the most distinguished award a faculty member can receive from the university

A Question of Time:  American Literature from Colonial Encounter to Contemporary Fiction

A Question of Time: American Literature from Colonial Encounter to Contemporary Fiction

April 3, 2020

A Question of Time: American Literature from Colonial Encounter to Contemporary Fiction

Masses and motets

Masses and Motets

April 3, 2020

Masses and Motets: A Francesca Fruscella Mystery

caribbean traditions

CU Boulder English professor wins $100,000 grant for novel project

March 6, 2020

Marcia Douglas to voice Caribbean immigrant experiences through boundary-breaking novel and performance.

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