A reading from the award-winning book by Kenny Fries to be published by University of Wisconsin Press in September, 2017.  October 17, 6 PM in …

Professor Marshall Alcorn English Department Chair On behalf of the GW English Department, I would like to welcome you to our 2017-2018 …

Summer Reading: Earth

Professor Jeffrey Cohen‘s new book Earth is featured as a GW Hatchet summer reading suggestion. Read all about it here, and find …

On a sunny and beautiful evening on Wednesday, April 5th, faculty, friends, and students gathered at the F Street House for a …

            On Saturday, February 4th 2017, scholars, professors, and students from a wide range of disciplines came together …

We at GW English hope that your Thanksgiving Break is a restful one surrounded by loved ones … and perhaps curled up …

GW English Professor Ayanna Thompson The New York Times recently reported on Play On! a project sponsored by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival asking …

Doing Shakespeare While Black? By Alexa Alice Joubin In Robeson’s Footsteps: Black and Asian Shakespeare Now,  a conference organized by the University of …

Ever since my time on my high school newspaper, improper grammar has really irked me. For example, I’m a huge fan of …