Best wishes for a successful academic year!
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.
Professor Anne Cheng's spring course "Food, Literature and the American Racial Diet" is featured on the Princeton homepage.
Lightning in a Panel - the American Superhero and the invention of a modern mythology.
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Four Princeton University faculty members received President's Awards for Distinguished Teaching at Commencement ceremonies Tuesday, June 2.
Congratulations to all of our English Department majors!
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A Daily Princetonian article featuring the "14 Coolest Fall Classes" includes two new English Department courses.
Meredith Martin, an associate professor of English at Princeton University, is using digital tools to explore new analytical questions in the study of poetry.
Sarah Chihaya, an assistant professor of English, is teaching the freshman seminar "Student Life: The University in Film and Fiction," which is encouraging new Princeton students to think about the many facets of college life featured.
Freshman seminar homes in on university experience for new students
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