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The Department of English at Michigan State University provides students with an excellent education in the liberal arts—one that strikes an ideal balance between creativity and critical inquiry. Undergraduate and graduate students, whether planning to enter professional or academic job markets after graduation, leave with skills allowing them to communicate, collaborate, and problem solve in a cultural landscape growing increasingly global.


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Marcia Aldrich Talk and Reading, Wednesday, October 19, 3pm and 7pm

Marcia Aldrich is the author of "Girlrearing: Memoir of a Girlhood Gone Astray" and "Companion to an Untold Story," winner of th…

MSU Women of Color Initiatives, featuring Dr. Leanne Betasamosake Simpson--Oct. 6-7, 2016

Dr. Leanne Betasamosake Simpson is the fall 2016 speaker for the Women of Color Initiatives conceived by Professors Yomaira Figu…

Muslim Studies Book Club, Select Wednesdays, 2016-2017

You’re invited to join us for a new Muslim Journeys scholar-led book discussion series in 2016-2017, focusing on Islam in the…

New Faculty, 2016-2017, Department of English

The department extends a warm welcome to the following incoming faculty in the 2016-2017 academic year.

English Student Lindsay Mensch, Featured CAL Internship

"The female experience, cutting-edge research, and grant-writing might not seem like the most likely combination, but those thre…


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619 Red Cedar Rd - East Lansing, MI 48824 - (517) 355-7570

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