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


The Department of English Welcomes Dr. Kit Dobson

Dr. Dobson will begin teaching as a professor of English in the fall term...

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Teaching through a pandemic calls for creativity, flexibility

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English student explores how we understand climate change through narrative

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University celebrates 2020 Killam Laureates with online event for all

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In the media


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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In the News: Aritha van Herk, English, in The Calgary Herald

Is defiance of authority embedded in the DNA of Albertans?

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