Justin Gould

My work is focused on Natural Language Processing (NLP)—a field which combines computer science, linguistics, statistics, and advanced mathematics to process and analyze large amounts of natural language text.

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Rosemary Erickson Johnsen

MSU English alumna Rosemary Erickson Johnsen has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to create a course that utilizes literature, films, and outside speakers to help veterans and active military members better understand their experiences...

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Andrea Poole

MSU alumna Andrea Poole was promoted to Vice President at Martin Waymire, a public policy communications company located in Lansing, Michigan.

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Navigating Teacher Licensure Exams

Dr. Emery Petchauer, Associate professor and coordinator of the English Education program, recently published Navigating Teacher Licensure Exams on Routledge. The book explores the high-takes exams that aspiring educators must pass…

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Recent Graduate Student Publications

Katie Greulich, Nests, Shoots, and Leaves: Interesting Aesthetics in Ecological and Cinematic Documentary.” Postmodern Culture (forthcoming 2019).Abdulhamit Arvas.“From The Pervert Back to The Beloved: Homosexuality and Ottoman Literary History, 1453-1923.” The Cambridge History of…

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The Lemonade Reader

The Lemonade Reader is an interdisciplinary collection that explores the nuances of Beyoncé’s 2016 visual album, Lemonade. The essays and editorials present fresh, cutting-edge scholarship fueled by contemporary thoughts on film, material…

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Mouths of Rain

English doctoral candidate Briona Jones has received an advance contract with the New Press for Mouths of Rain, the companion anthology to Words of Fire: An Anthology of African-American Feminist Thought. Mouths of Rain…

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