English Department

  • November 8, 2022

    New lab gives students access to best practices for writing, communication

  • October 27, 2022

    When Mason alum Miriam Van Scott was working as a freelance writer in the mid-1990s, she was researching an article about the afterlife and realized what she needed was a compendium of all things related to the hell—so she wrote one.

  • April 18, 2022

    Mason English major Jasmine Okidi’s dedication and accomplishments were rewarded recently with a Beinecke Scholarship, which supports exceptional students committed to research careers in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.

  • January 3, 2022

    Mason doctoral student Tanya Boucicaut wants to explore the nexus between hip-hop culture and Black Church culture in her native Virginia Beach, and she wants to do it in a documentary that looks at two major music festivals.

  • Mon, 12/06/2021 - 10:16

    Kevin M. Flanagan received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015 in English/film studies (dissertation - The British War Film, 1939-1980: Culture, History, and, Genre).

  • Wed, 12/01/2021 - 17:13

    Jeffrey B. Griswold is a Postdoctoral Research and Teaching Fellow in the English Department at George Mason University.

  • Wed, 12/01/2021 - 15:16

    A professor of contemporary literature, film, and television, Christopher Pizzino is interested in the way storytelling connects to social, moral, political, and philosophical conversations in the modern world.

  • Wed, 12/01/2021 - 15:06

    Writing and Rhetoric: multilingual writing, second language writing, translingualism, trauma studies, feminist rhetorics/rhetorical feminism

  • Thu, 03/25/2021 - 15:39

    In March 2020, just as the pandemic was beginning, Mason graduate student and autism advocate Christine M. Condo published an essay in The Washington Post that changed her life.