Congratulations to Dr. Melissa Ganz for winning the 2015 Way-Klingler Young Scholar Award!

"2014-15 Medieval Literature Search"

The faculty of the Department of English at Marquette University are pleased to announce that Liza Strakhov (University of Pennsylvania) will be joining us in the fall of 2015. We look forward to working with her and are certain that students will very much enjoy her classes.

The Spring 2015 English Department Newsletter is now available at http://www.muenglishnews.com. We would like to thank our interns, Hannah Mullett, Michael Welch, and Caroline Westpfahl for helping us write the newsletter.

Hannah Klapperich-Mueller, English Department WINE major, has been named Outstanding Senior of the English Department. Brittany White, also a WINE major, has been named Outstanding Senior of the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences.

Department announcements (2014-15)

Marquette University Literary Review: Call for Submissions

The Marquette University Literary Review is now accepting submissions for its Spring 2016 publication. Quality submissions of the following works will be considered for publication: Creative Essays, Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Fiction, Novel Excerpts, Visual Art, and Creative Non-Fiction. Visit marquetteliteraryreview.wordpress.com for official submission guidelines.

Please contact the Editorial Team at marquetteuniversitylitreview@gmail.com with questions or concerns.

New MUAA Mentor Pilot Program

List of M.A. and Ph.D. graduates


Spring 2016 - Thursday, February 25, Shakespeare Sonnet Slam and Date Night, Eisenberg Reading Room, Sensenbrenner Hall, 5 p.m. We’re having our annual reading of Shakespeare and Friends, and combining it with the opening night of the MU Theatre Department’s production of As You Like It. Festivities begin at 5pm in the Eisenberg Reading Room, Sensenbrenner Hall with very brief readings from various great works of literature, and will be followed by a reception with the Theatre Department celebrating their opening of As You Like It. And after the food, come to opening night! The play begins at 7:30pm. Bring a friend, bring a date! The readings and receptions are free, of course, and you can buy tickets for the play here: https://www.showclix.com/event/AsYouLikeItMU