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Mad River Review

Mad River Review

If you're interested in good writing, Wright State's Department of English has just published another issue of the newly revived Mad River Review. Read poetry and elegant prose at least once a week.

Best Integrated Writing

Best Integrated Writing

Best Integrated Writing has published work from students majoring in a variety of fields and includes essays, posters, multimedia, and collaborative projects. Nominate your student by contacting Mary Coyle at mary.coyle@wright.edu

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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 faculty to lead community conversations on books of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize

Community conversations pair faculty with community leaders and other experts to facilitate wide-ranging discussion of themes and issues raised in books that have won the award.
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Wright State English professor Crystal B. Lake receives National Endowment for Humanities grant

The grant will support work by Crystal B. Lake and a team of researchers to create an innovative scholarly digital edition of "Vetusta Monumenta," a series of prints documenting rare antiquities.
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