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Dinner, Death, and Darkness: A Celebration of Edgar Allan Poe


Once again, the members of Sigma Tau Delta and the WIU English Department faculty gathered together for Dinner and Conversations, a biannual event where a faculty member hosts a literary-themed dinner party. This… Continue reading

2018 Magliocco Lecture: Dr. Adrienne Brown


What do you think of when you look at a skyscraper? Perhaps you imagine the view from the top floor, or maybe you visualize the impressive skyline a group of skyscrapers can make. But… Continue reading

Proust Questionnaire-Dr. Alisha White


Dr. White is an assistant professor at WIU, based largely in the English Education program. She holds a Ph.D. in Teaching and Learning, Secondary English Education.  What is your idea of perfect happiness? Floating… Continue reading