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Department of English

  • Free GRE Training Workshop

    APU's Pew College Society will offer a GRE training session on Wednesday, February 10. Register today to attend.

  • Matthew Smith lectures on Renaissance jig at University of California, Irvine

    Renaissance plays, including tragedies, traditionally ended in a jig, a mixed form combining dance, music, and dramatic dialogue. On January 28, 2016, Matthew Smith gave a lecture on Shakespeare and the jig tradition, with an emphasis on Romeo and Juliet. The lecture was followed by a demonstration-performance by the Early Broadside...

  • Emily Griesinger wins Lionel Basney Award

    Emily Griesinger has won the Lionel Basney Award for Best Essay published in Volume 64 of Christianity & Literature for her article “Religious Belief in a Secular Age: Literary Modernism and Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway," Christianity & Literature 64.4 (September 2015): 438-464. The award was presented at a luncheon for the Conference on Christianity...

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