Did you know: that Resident Writer Kit Reed has published over one hundred short stories? That George Saunders was a 2010 Visiting Writer? That Ann duCille has written numerous essays on the subject of “multicultural Barbie and the merchandising of difference?” That seven English Professors have received Guggenheim Fellowships, such as Henry Abelove (pictured) — and Elizabeth Willis was awarded one this past year?
Foundations and universities at home and abroad have bestowed high honors on the distinguished faculty at Wesleyan, past and present, who people the English Department. Check out the Department’s faculty achievements page. And be on the lookout for works by onetime and longtime Wesleyan faculty — you never know where you might find them!