English majors are a diverse group doing interesting work in the world, but they don’t wait until they graduate to start being amazing.
In 2016, CSU has hosted two Pulitzer Prize-winning poets, one national award winner for nonfiction, and an award winning English department alumnus.
The English department enacts their passion through programs that extend beyond the boundaries of our classrooms, and even our campus.
English department alumnus Yusef Komunyakaa returned to CSU to share his work and words of wisdom with the community.
The Words for the Earth award is being created in honor of John Calderazzo and SueEllen Campbell, on the eve of their retirement from CSU.
Alumna Felicia Zamora has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize.
Colorado Humanities and Center for the Book announced that Dan Beachy-Quick is a finalist for the Colorado Book Awards in Poetry for his latest work (gentlessness).