Lori Emerson

Faculty Spotlight: Lori Emerson

One particular highlight of the English Department at CU Boulder can be found in the varied cross-disciplinary research of its faculty members. From American and British literature to creative writing to popular culture, film, and digital media, faculty specialties provide a hybrid of traditional and experimental instruction that allows students...

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Stephen Graham Jones' New Book Now Available

"Attack of the 50 Foot Indian" by Stephen Graham Jones is now available through Saga Press! About the book: A Tale of Two Moons. Every government of every nation debates what to do when a fifty-foot tall man, dressed in a loincloth and dripping from the sea, appears off the...

Adam Bradley

Bradley Named 2020 Hazel Barnes Award Winner

Dr. Adam Bradley, Full Professor of English, has been named the 2020 recepient of the Hazel Barnes Prize at the University of Colorado Boulder. The $20,000 Hazel Barnes Prize is the largest and most prestigious single faculty award funded by the University of Colorado Boulder. It was established in 1991...

Four newly minted Professors of Distinction at CU Boulder

Newly minted professors of distinction to be celebrated

Feb. 6, 2020

Olivia Meikle

Alumni Spotlight: Olivia Meikle

The alumni of our three graduate programs exhibit success in a multitude of ways once they leave the University of Colorado Boulder, personally and professionally. They enter diverse and unique career paths that do not always revolve around academia, even extending the skills they learned in the English Department to...

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Faculy Profile: Jeff Cox

“A good class can save a bad day.” So said by Dr. Jeff Cox, full professor of English, who has recently returned to teaching full-time after 21 combined years of service in administrative positions at the University of Colorado Boulder. Cox, a Seattle native who grew up outside of Washington...

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Faculty Profile: William Kuskin

It is no secret that many of the English Department’s faculty juggle a myriad of roles – teaching being the obvious – but also developing and improving curriculum, mentoring student organizations, serving on student thesis committees, and working on cross-disciplinary programs to bridge divides in the humanities, just to name...

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Congratulations, Fall 2019 Graduates!

The English Department would like to send sincere congratulations to all of the Fall 2019 graduates, majors and minors alike! Your hard work and dedication over the course of your academic careers at the University of Colorado Boulder make us exceptionally proud as you become a part of the Forever...

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Faculty Profile: Adam Bradley

One particular focus of the English Department at the University of Colorado Boulder that has become essential to literature and creative writing programs is popular culture. Many undergraduate and graduate students alike concentrate on pop culture in their studies in English, constantly creating fresh connections and pushing academic boundaries. One...

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Emeritus Faculty Profile: Paul Levitt

Dedication is not a transient lodger. The dedicated person stays for the long term. Professor Paul Levitt retired after 50 years of teaching, service, and publication. He wishes to thank the students who studied with him, the hardworking staff members in the front office, and his colleagues, tenured and un-tenured,...