Tag: Department of English

Charif Shanahan

Stanford lecturer earns fellowship from National Endowment for the Arts

by Alex Shashkevich on February 14, 2019 5:00 pm
This week, the National Endowment for the Arts awarded CHARIF SHANAHAN, a Jones lecturer in the English Department at Stanford, with a creative writing fellowship. Shanahan, a former Wallace Stegner fellow, was one of 35 poets who received the 2019 Creative Writing Fellowship, according to the National Endowment for the Arts. The annual fellowship, which… Read more Stanford lecturer earns fellowship from National Endowment for the Arts
Eavan Boland

Poet Eavan Boland elected to the Royal Irish Academy

by Alex Shashkevich on June 5, 2018 1:12 pm
The Royal Irish Academy elected English professor and acclaimed poet EAVAN BOLAND as an honorary member. Boland, the Bella Mabury and Eloise Mabury Knapp Professor in Humanities and director of the Creative Writing Program, was among 28 new members admitted for ‚Äútheir exceptional contribution to the sciences, humanities and social sciences as well as to… Read more Poet Eavan Boland elected to the Royal Irish Academy