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Changes in SETS

The School of English and Theatre Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. Jade Ferguson will serve as Acting Director from January 1 to July 1, 2021. 

Sky Gilbert's "Shakespeare Beyond Science"

Guernica Editions recently published professor Sky Gilbert's new book, Shakespeare Beyond Science: When Poetry Was The World. Those interested in reading Gilbert's first work of nonfiction on the subject of Shakespeare and language should check out Leslie Barcza's review and Gilbert's own Youtube reading


Holiday Closure - Dec. 23 - Jan 3

The School of English and Theatre Studies wishes you and yours a Happy Holiday Season! 

Please note that the School of English and Theatre Studies will be closed for the holidays December 23rd to January 3rd, inclusive. 

Jennifer Shacker Guests on the Podcast, "Sing For Science" Alongside Darryl McDaniels of Run-DMC

Professor Jennifer Shacker recently guested on the podcast, Sing for Science alongside Darryl McDaniels (DMC) of Run-DMC...
On "Peter Piper: The Folklore of Nursery Rhymes," Shacker and McDaniels join musician and Sing for Science host Matt Wyhte to discuss the folklore of nursery rhythms. The episode includes discussion covering the relationship between play and language, the backstories to some of the most popular nursery rhythms, and the connection between Peter Piper and DMC’s own musical pursuits.