Looking for one more interesting course for this fall? Bible as Literature with Dr. Ryan Hackenbracht still has a couple of spots open. No prerequisites required. Talk to your advisor about registering before seats are full! . M & W 10:00-10:50am lecture, with a discussion section on Th or F. . #ttuenglish #fallregistration
Texts for @dgilson’s Creative Nonfiction: Food Writing class this fall. #ttuenglish #booksweteach #foodwriting #norton #nonfiction #creativewriting #texastech
A career in UX research could have you starting at $69,000 a year. Enroll in User Experience Research (ENGL 3367) today! There are only a few seats left. #ttuenglish #tcr #techcomm #uxresearch #ux #texastech
At this month’s First Friday Art Trail, our Graduate English Society partnered with Lit Lubbock to showcase art, reading, and visual literacy. What a beautiful event!
Tonight, the Creative Writing Program’s very own Katie Cortese was our final Reading Series guest. Dr. Cortese is the author of Girl Power and Other Short-Short Stories and Make Way for Her and Other Stories. The English Department is proud to have such an accomplished faculty.
Need a break before finals? Attend a special screening of Girls Trip on May 7 at 7:30 PM, at the Alamo Drafthouse. The event includes the film, a panel discussion on African American comedy, and live stand up! #ttuenglish #onehome #communityevent #filmstudies
Illustrious Professor @mattmhunter in the Wild! #ttuenglish #shakespeare #onehome
Congratulations to all of our amazing 2017-2018 Scholarship and Award Recipients! We are so proud of our English Department family. Thank you to those who hosted and attended last night’s beautiful reception.
This semester’s STC Student Showcase was a great opportunity for Technical Communication students. Thank you STC for hosting such a fun event, and congratulations to the wonderful students that won!
BREAKING: TTU ENGLISH RE-OPENS MASTERS DEGREE ADMISSIONS. APPLY TO OUR MA IN ENGLISH: LITERATURE, CREATIVE WRITING, OR LINGUISTICS. ON-SITE AND ONLINE MAs OFFERED. We have a few spots still open! As an on-site MA student you will have the opportunity to teach in the university classroom! APPLICATION DEADLINE MAY 8. Submit applications directly to: https://texastechgrad.liaisoncas.com. For more details please go to: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/english/grad_degrees/admissions.php #ttuenglish #onehome
The Creative Writing Department was so happy to welcome Poet & Scholar Stanley Plumly to the podium for this week’s Reading Series. Plumly’s poetry has appeared in almost every notable literary journal in the U.S., and he holds the John William Corrington Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature. Thank you to everyone who attended!
What a wonderful reception hosted by the editors of The TTU Harbinger Journal! Readings from the 2018 Release were beautiful and moving. Congratulations to our undergraduate students at @ttu_harbingerj ! #ttuenglish #onehome #harbingerj
Last Friday, Dr. Borshuk (second from the left) joined some amazing speakers to talk about engaging men as allies as a part of sexual assault awareness month. They talked about masculinity and how to properly challenge negative talk about women and gender expression. #ttuenglish
On April 24th, join us in the celebration of the newest edition of Harbinger in the English Building Basement (ENGL 001) at 7 pm. We will have copies of the journal available, as well as a short reading by selected authors who were published in the journal. Following the reading, there will be refreshments in the atrium. We hope you all attend and help us celebrate another successful year of Harbinger. #ttuenglish #onehome #creativewriting @ttu_harbingerj
Faculty and graduate students from the Texas Tech Department of English lead off today's afternoon sessions at the Sowell Conference with “Touching the Earth: A Roundtable of Non-Anglo and Indigenous Perspectives on Land. #SowellConference2018 #ttuenglish #onehome
The Book History Club’s 5th annual book drive starts today and will last through May 14th. Please donate your gently used books for a great cause. This year, funds raised will support the National Center for Family Literacy and Book History Club. Drop boxes are located in the English/Philosophy building (1) inside the main entrance on the 1st floor and (2) outside the elevator in the west wing on the 2nd floor. Thank you for your support! #ttuenglish #onehome #bookdrive #betterworldbooks #bookhistoryclub #ttubookhistory
What an incredible round table! How should we discuss DACA? 1. Hold politicians/media accountable to facts. 2. Listen to Dreamers who tell their stories. 3. Be conscious media consumers. #ttuenglish #onehome #daca #redraiders
The STC Student Chapter is holding a Spring Showcase to celebrate your Technical Communication work! Students, register to informally present your projects completed in technical communication courses or research areas on Friday, April 27 from 12-2 pm. You don’t have to be a Tech Comm major! There will be free food and a chance to win a scholarship! #ttuenglish #onehome
Join us on Saturday, April 21 for “Writing as Witnessing,” a writing workshop by Dr. Norma E. Cantu. Coffee and refreshments will be available at 9:00am in the English Atrium, and the workshop begins at 10:00am in room 201. The event is free and open to the public. No prior experience required. #ttuenglish #onehome
Tonight, the Creative Writing Program’s Reading Series featured Henrietta Goodman, author of three books of poetry: All That Held Us, Hungry Moon, and Take What You Want. Thank you to all who attended! #ttuenglish #onehome
Our #STC chapter was recognized as Raiders Who Rock tonight! Huge congratulations! #ttuenglish #onehome #tcr #techcomm