Story Categories: English Department

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February 27, 2014
On Feb. 25, 2014, a program in the Stage One studio theater took a look at the lives and careers of former Wagner College English professor Willard Maas and his wife, experimental filmmaker Marie Menken, [...] Keep reading →
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February 10, 2014
Marie Menken & Willard Maas, inspirations for Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (Photo copyright Frank Polach) Panel discussion, short staged reading will explore origins of Albee’s early [...] Keep reading →
February 10, 2014
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November 22, 2013
Arijeta Lajka, a Wagner College sophomore from Great Kills, Staten Island, has won the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, given by the U.S. State Department to support study abroad [...] Keep reading →
October 29, 2013
Actor and poet David Mills will read from his own poetry and perform a one-man show of Langston Hughes at Wagner College on Wednesday, October 30. Two events for the price of none, thanks to generous [...] Keep reading →
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September 30, 2013
Congratulations to Wagner College adjunct journalism professor and Wagnerian newspaper adviser Claire Regan ’80, who won two of this year’s top three awards for spot news presentation from the New [...] Keep reading →
August 14, 2013
This year, the English department at Wagner College has experienced some major changes. It is with a heaviness of heart that we announce the retirement of Dr. Peter Sharpe, the departure of Dr. Erica [...] Keep reading →
Jonathan Pigno
February 26, 2013
A graduate of Wagner College's English department (class of 2011),  Jonathan Pigno is currently finishing his Master's in Adolescent and  Special Education at Wagner while pursuing his goal of writing  [...] Keep reading →
February 19, 2013
On Feb. 12, 2013 — Abraham Lincoln’s birthday — Wagner College sponsored a panel discussion on the movie Lincoln, entitled Spielberg’s Lincoln: Fact or Fiction? We have included a video (below) [...] Keep reading →
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January 8, 2013
Forthcoming on Indiana University Press this coming summer, in July, 2013, The Female Face of Shame is co-edited by Erica Johnson and Patricia Moran. The book collects essays by different scholars [...] Keep reading →