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 Calendar of Events


  • Location: Augenstein Ballroom (Tentative)
  • Time: 9:00am
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President's Convocation

  • Time: 10:00am
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English Department Opening Meeting

  • Location: CH 125
  • Time: 8:30am
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Welcome to the WKU Department of English!


Why English?

Why English?


You have a passion for English, whether it's reading, writing, or teaching. Now learn why you should study it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miKaO3IAznQ&t=1s


Portraits Magazine

Read the first issue of our new Portraits magazine! This student-built magazine highlights ten students in the English Department that demonstrate the opportunities available to English majors.

Learn about our internships!

The English Department offers a variety of internships to help students get the on-site experience they need. Read all about it!


English Department News and Events



Featured Profiles


Student Profile

 Meet Thomas Deaton!
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Faculty Profile

Meet Professor Tim Brotherton!
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Alumni Profile

Meet Mara Farmer!


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From Left to Right, Top to Bottom: Dr. Elizabeth Winkler, Dr. Lloyd Davies, Dr. Wes Berry, Dr. Alex Poole, Dr. Tom Hunley, Kimberly Nessler, Tim Brotherton, Dr. Ted Hovet, Megan Miller, Dr. Angela Jones, Marya Turley, Mary Johnson, Terence Elliott, Dr. Jeffrey Rice, Felecia Stinson, Dr. Rob Hale, Dr. Christopher Keller, Rick Thompson, Dr. Dawn Hall, Dr. Kelly Reames, Walker Rutledge, Dr. Alison Youngblood, Dr. Alison Langdon, Debra Hays, Jessica Folk, Dr. David LeNoir, Dr. Judith Szerdahelyi, Dr. David Bell, Trish Jaggers, Dr. Sandra Hughes, Dr. John Conley, Dr. Trini Stickle, Dr. Daniel Liddle, Dr. Dale Rigby, Fabian Alvarez, Dr. Gillian Knoll, Dr. Merrall Price, Dr. Jane Fife, Dr. Peggy Otto, Dr. Marla Zubel




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 Last Modified 5/8/19