Shakespeare Behind Bars Professor Speaks Tomorrow

Published: May 06, 2015

Dr. Jack Heller, an English professor from Huntington University, will visit the Taylor campus tomorrow to speak of his experiences taking the works of William Shakespeare to the Pendleton (Ind.) Correctional Facility. Heller's talk will take place at 3:00 p.m., in Whitaker Auditorium in the Metcalf Visual Arts Center.

Making Literature Conference Begins Thursday

Published: February 23, 2015

All faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend the 2015 William A. Fry Undergraduate Conference on Literature and Writing at Taylor University. Poet Angela Shannon will read in chapel on Wednesday, Feb 25, and the conference officially kicks off Thursday morning at 10:30 in the Recital Hall.

English Students Connect with Noted Scholar, Author

Published: October 24, 2014

Four sections of freshmen ENG 101 students were the beneficiaries last week as Taylor University’s Department of English hosted a web conference with internationally known scholar and author Dr. Charles Bazerman.

English Department Alumnus Wins Prestigious Book Award

Published: June 11, 2014

Taylor English alum Jordan Zandi has won a major national creative writing award: the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry from Sarabande Books. The contest judge was Henri Cole, critically acclaimed poet and Pulitzer Prize finalist.