This page contains archived department news stories.
English professor named Aesthetica International Creative Writing Award Finalist [01.26.2016]
A short story by Rita Ciresi, professor of English at the University of South Florida,has been selected as a finalist in the International Aesthetica Creative Writing Award that attracted 2,000 entries from more than 40 countries across the world.
November 2015 English Department Accomplishments [12.02.2015]
Read about what USF English students, alumni and faculty have accomplished in the month of November!
Annual Writer's Harvest raises money for Feeding America [12.02.2015]
USF's Creative Writing Program hosted its seventh annual Writer's Harvest on Nov. 10 at the Mermaid Tavern.
English doctoral student wins national research award [11.25.2015]
Doctoral candidate Lauren Cagle has been awarded the Graduate Research Award by the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW).
English department hosts poetry reading [11.25.2015]
In response to the exhibit "A Family Affair" at the USF Contemporary Museum of Art, University of South Florida English Professor Ira Sukrungruang's undergraduate poetry class read ekphrastic poems alongside MFA students.