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Selfie of Kyra Horton. Kyra smiles at the camera, has a short afro and wears a long sleeve black top and a necklace with a brass pendant.
Meet writing and media intern Kyra Horton
Writer Michael Okpanachi in front of colorful brick wall
Meet Artist Protection Fund fellow Michael Okpanachi
Hands of a man typing on a laptop
Wayne State editors bring creative writing to the world
Dido Belle wears a turban and rests her head on her finger
Bringing the global eighteenth century to WSU
ENG 3020 students volunteering at Detroit Phoenix Center.
Service-learning in Detroit
Danny Fenster in a maroon hat
Wayne State celebrates the release of Danny Fenster (M.A., 2016)
Daniel Keyes smiling
Why empathy matters: The Daniel Keyes Family Endowed Scholarship
Professor Marotti in front of books
Supporting WSU faculty after retirement: Wayne State University’s Emeritus Academy
Graphic from a pitch put together by Ron Wilson
Remembering Ron Wilson: Professional Writing and Community Engagement
An early modern woman.
From Warrior Women to Benedictine Nuns: Two New Digital Humanities Projects
Nabilah Khachab sits at a table in a coffee shop, with a children's book in front of her
Rethinking Freaks in YA Lit: An Interview with Ph.D. Alumna Nabilah Khachab
A picture of Rilee Meyers wearing a green sweatshirt.
Meet writing and media intern, Rilee Meyers
Photo of Jacqueline Kinnaird
Meet writing and media intern Jacqueline Kinnaird
Sham Smadi
Fresh Prints of Detroit; an interview with Sham Smadi
WSU faculty and students create an interdisciplinary resource for studying "King Lear"
WSU students bring asylum for exiled writers to Detroit
Study Abroad in England with WSU English Professor
English Students Get Involved, Build Student Organization for the Creative Community
Intern Nicole Saez
Meet writing and media intern, Nicole Saez
Alumna Amelia Mazur
Meet alumna English + global studies alumna, Amelia Mazur
Alum John Kalogerakos
Meet alumnus and author John Kalogerakos
Joseph Harris
Meet Joseph Harris
Mary Grahame Hunter
Meet Alum Mary Grahame Hunter
Ebony Thomas
Meet Ph.D. Ebony Thomas
Tony DeGenaro
Meet Ph.D Tony DeGenaro
Meet Ph.D. Adrienne Jankens
Jamaal May
Meet Faculty member Jamaal May
Rachel Hackett
Meet Alum Rachel Hackett
Lisa Maruca
Meet Professor Lisa Maruca
Amy Latawiec
Meet Ph.D. Amy Latawiec
Dickens and Thackeray book cover
Meet Professor John Reed
Nushrat Rahman
Meet Nushrat Rahman
Daniel Keyes
Meet American writer Daniel Keyes
Picture of M.L. Liebler
Meet author and professor, M.L. Liebler
Ljiljana Progovac
Meet Ljiljana Progovac
Student Amal Rass
Meet Amal Rass
Picture of Erik Mortenson
Meet Professor Erik Mortenson
English major Justin Jacob
Meet English major and junior copywriter, Justin Jacob
Alumna Patti Abbott
Meet alumna Patti Abbott
Alum Michael Zadoorian
Meet alumnus and author Michael Zadoorian
Professor Samantha Blackmon
Meet alumna Samantha Blackmon
Alumna Ruth Goldway
Meet Ruth Goldway '68, chairman of the Postal Regulatory Commission
Alum Doug Kuiper
Meet alum and Ilitch spokesman Doug Kuiper
Lecture Shenika Hankerson
Meet lecturer Shenika Hankerson
Alumna Pamela Smith
Meet English and pre-med alumna, Pamela Smith
Professor Chera Kee
Meet Ph.D. Chera Kee
Student Angelia Buckingham
Meet English major, film minor Angelia Buckingham