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In addition to the verbal and written communication skills and the research and critical thinking skills that employers value, the study of English develops the “soft” skill of empathy which has been identified as one of the six areas vital for success in the new economy. The English degree also offers an excellent foundation for graduate and advanced professional study in law, medicine or business.

The Emily Dickinson Journal

The Emily Dickinson Journal

Wright State professor James Guthrie edits the Emily Dickinson Journal, a peer-reviewed journal that showcases the writing of Emily Dickinson, with the help of two graduate students.

English Language and Literatures News

Wright State hosting Shakespeare conference on 400th anniversary of the famous playwright’s death

The “Encountering Shakespeare” conference takes place Oct. 20-22 in the Wright State Student Union from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Wright State’s CELIA to host Flapper Ball

The Sultans of Swing Flapper Ball takes place Oct. 29 beginning at 6 p.m. in Dayton's Memorial Hall.
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