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Posted February 12, 2016

Joshua Bennett is co-winner of Princeton University's top honor for graduate students.

Posted December 22, 2015

Ogemdi Ude, an English major, will spend a year as a Sachs Global Scholar studying Indigenous Australian physical theater in Melbourne, Australia.

Read more here: 

http://www.princeton.edu/main/news/archive/S45/02/77E79/index.xml?section=topstories

Posted December 17, 2015

A.O. Scott, lead film critic for The New York Times, recently sat down for an interview with the editors of The Princeton Buffer

Posted November 23, 2015

Princeton University alumna Katherine Clifton (English), a member of the Class of 2015, and seniors Richard Lu, Cameron Platt (English), and Evan Soltas have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships.

Posted November 18, 2015

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Princeton held a public conversation on Nov. 16 featuring NEH Chairman William "Bro" Adams and presentations by prominent scholars at the University as well as public humanities advocates. The event, "Community and University: 50 Years of the National Endowment for the Humanities," was sponsored by the Council of the Humanities, Princeton Public Library and the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

Posted October 21, 2015

Congratulations to former Princeton English major and Rhodes Scholar Jeffrey Miller '06, who has unearthed the earliest known draft of the King James Bible.

Posted October 7, 2015

Inaugural edition of the department news letter published.

Posted September 23, 2015

Featured in the Daily Princetonian.

Posted August 19, 2015

Congratulations to graduate student, Roy Scranton.  His new book Learning to Die in the Anthropocene: Reflections on the End of a Civilization is being released with City Lights on September 23, 2015. The book has received endorsements from Naomi Klein, Elizabeth Kolbert, Simon Critchley, Dale Jamieson, McKenzie Wark, and Rob Nixon.

Posted July 22, 2015

Lightning in a Panel - the American Superhero and the invention of a modern mythology.

To view the event, see: 

https://mediacentral.princeton.edu/media/Lightning+in+a+Panel/1_xp5lktor

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