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Sep 23 2014
Stanford Text Technologies is directed by Elaine Treharne, Roberta Bowman Denning Professor of Humanities and Professor of English. This...
Aug 26 2014 | Boston Review
Stanford undergraduate, Quyen Nguyen, interviewed Professor Tobias Wolff about vocation and morality as part of a course on public service at...
Aug 14 2014 | Stanford News
Stanford English Professor Andrea Lunsford says today's writing instruction should teach students how to become better writers for social media...
Jul 11 2014 | Stanford News
David Garland Halliburton, professor emeritus of English, died June 2 after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. He was 80 years old.   A...
May 26 2014
The Third Annual Poetry. Out. Loud. competition (POL3) brought crowds of eager listeners to Margaret Jacks Hall again this past May. Growing...
May 21 2014 | Stanford News
Only three years old, Stanford's poetry performance competition, Poetry Out Loud, has already inspired a San Mateo high school to create its...
On Tuesday, February 25, 13 PhD students in the English department gathered over pizza to discuss the challenges and joys of teaching writing...
Apr 15 2014 | Stanford News
Stanford Professor Emeritus Wesley Trimpi died March 6 from pneumonia at Stanford University Hospital, where he had been admitted after a fall...
Apr 11 2014 | The Book Haven
Adam Johnson wins The Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story prize, which is the world's most valuable prize for a short story.  Johnson's...
Mar 25 2014 | Stanford Report
Exploring the intersections between the humanities and sciences has not only brought Richard Powers great success in the classroom environment...

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