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Department of English

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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Faculty and Student Work Honored at National Convention

The College of Arts & Letters was well represented at the 2016 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) conference with Ta…

Marcus Wicker’s Poetry Students Get Some Press

As students walk the MSU campus, some might notice poems and art spread throughout different locations on campus. From bus stops…

Statement from the Department

In the wake of the presidential election, we have seen alarming incidents of hateful and intimidating behavior, both locally and…

“The Creative Art of Directing: A Conversation with the Director” - A talk with IQBAL KHAN

British theatre director Iqbal Khan’s brilliant, original, and successful production of Macbeth just finished playing at Shake…

Popular Culture Association names gift for MSU Professor

The Governing Board of the national Popular Culture Association (PCA) has voted 10-0 to name its annual gift to the Ray and Pat …


Michigan State University - Department of English - Wells Hall C614
619 Red Cedar Rd - East Lansing, MI 48824 - (517) 355-7570

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