News & Announcements

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Lawrence Jackson Named Gilman Scholar

The Department of English is proud to announce Professor Lawrence Jackson has been named a Gilman Scholar. Named for the university’s visionary first president, Daniel Coit Gilman, the designation goes to individuals regarded as leaders within their divisions who have demonstrated a record of distinguished research, teaching, and service. Professor Jackson is one of five […]

English Undergraduates Receive Award

The Department of English is proud to announce that two undergraduate students, Jack Klein and Sarah Liu, are two of the recipients of this year’s PURA cohort. PURA is the Provost’s Undergraduate Research Award, and is open to undergraduates from any division working with a mentor in any JHU division, center, or institute. Undergraduates have […]

Graduate Student Fall ’18 Publications

The Department of English is proud to announce current graduate students who have obtained recent publications. Royce Best, a fifth year graduate student, has had his article titled “Write as I bid you’: Eruptive Baroque Aesthetics in Wycherley’s The Country Wife” in Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research. Sarah Ross, also a fifth year graduate student, has had […]