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James Applewhite Poetry Invitational will be 6-8 p.m. Friday
City Art Gallery and the North Carolina Literary Review will be hosting the 7th annual James Applewhite Poetry Invitational featuring new works by nineteen artists from North Carolina to Colorado. The poet will give a short reading at 7:00. http://www.cityartgreenville.com/upcoming-show

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Happy Holidays from English Chair Marianne Montgomery
Dear Department of English community and friends, Happy Holidays! I am writing to introduce myself as the new English department chair. I earned my PhD at the University of Virginia and have taught at ECU since 2006. My specialty is Shakespeare and Renaissance drama. My Shakespeare’s Comedies students just completed their final project: performing scenes from the plays. The performances

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Skills to Succeed: English alumni put degrees to good use
A story about the wide range of careers for English majors has just been posted on the ECU homepage. The feature profiles English alumni Bridget Todd (who works for tech/social media company Medium), Dan Neil (who writes about cars for the Wall Street Journal), and Megan Oteri (owner of Brick Scholars, which helps kids learn using Legos). Read on for

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First Publication for English MA graduate student William Eddins!
Congratulations to English MA student, William Eddins, on his first publication! His poem “The Polar Bear” will be published next spring in The Bitchin’ Kitsch. About The B’K The Bitchin’ Kitsch is a zine for artists, poets, prose writers, or anyone else who has something to say. it exists for the purpose of open creativity. You can also find William’s

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Dr. Katie Manthey to give Tag Lecture at 6 p.m. Jan. 25
The Department of English will host Dr. Katie Manthey as our Tag Lecturer at 6 p.m. Jan 25, 2017, in the Faulkner Gallery in Joyner Library. Please mark your calendars and plan to come out to her talk! Dr. Manthey’s work has been featured in popular venues like Jezebel, Conditionally Accepted, and The Body is Not An Apology. She is

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