English at USA

English majors, minors, and Master of Arts degrees allow students to explore the study of literature and interpretation of novels, stories, poems and essays through critical approaches and writing, build the skills to craft meaningful creative work, and develop skills in professional writing and editing. Through classes, as well as research opportunities and internships, students build skills in critical reading and writing, research, and instruction that support a range of career fields in business and education.


Announcements


  • Upcoming Event on Poetry and Race

    Dr. Laura Vrana will facilitate a Zoom discussion about race and poetry that includes poetry by Langston Hughes and Danez Smith on Monday, June 29 at 4 p.m. Email her for readings and event link.

  • Message on Racism and Violence
    We join with many other voices to protest the racism and violence experienced by people of color in the United States.  Read Dr. Harrington's statement here.


More Information and Resources


  • The University Counseling and Testing Center (UCTC) offers access to counseling services and resources for people of color experiencing trauma and links to a range of resources for all of us to work against racism and violence and open dialogue.

  • The University Counseling and Testing Center (UCTC) offers access to counseling services and resources for people of color experiencing trauma and links to a range of resources for all of us to work against racism and violence and open dialogue.

  • The University of South Alabama released a statement on the death of George Floyd through the President’s Office.

  • The University Diversity and Inclusion Committee hosted a Webinar ZoomCourageous Conversation: Let's Talk about America and George Floyd.

  • Learn more about the African American Studies program at the University of South Alabama.