Department of English

Marlon James for Calgary Distinguished Writers Program

Calgary Distinguished Writers Program

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program strives to advance the careers of Canadian writers. As a part of the Calgary writing community, it engages the community with the Faculty of Arts and the Department of English.

The current Canadian Writer-in-Residence is Teresa Wong.

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News and announcements


Faculty of Arts takes the lead with 2021 Royal Society of Canada inductions

“Truly a landmark moment for FOA,” says Dean Richard Sigurdson...

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Three UCalgary faculty members named to the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

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Seven UCalgary scholars named as Fellows by Royal Society of Canada

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Intersectionality and what Pride can mean for different communities in our city

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In the media


In the News: Karen Bourrier, English, The Conversation Canada

‘Goodreads’ readers #ReadWomen, and so should university English departments

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In the News: Rebecca Sullivan, English, in Toronto Sun

The danger of judging the past by the present

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In the News: Joshua Whitehead, English, in The Georgia Straight

Author and academic Joshua Whitehead to present online talk about being Indigiqueer

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In the News: Rebecca Sullivan, English, in Global News

Emily Murphy statue in Edmonton defaced with red paint

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