Department of English


2016 Scholarship Winners

The English Department is pleased to announce the Scholarship winners for 2016.

Professor Gerald Peters publishes book

Professor Gerald Peters’ book, "Rereading Goethe, Rethinking Culture," was recently published.

Betsy Sholl published book of poems

Betsy Sholl, adjunct professor of English, published a book of poetry titled, “Otherwise Unseeable."

“The Little White Rose of Scotland”: USM Professor Honored for Work in Scottish Literature

A USM professor of English who specializes in Scottish poetry, and particularly that of Hugh MacDiarmid, was honored for her research and scholarship in Scottish literature by one of the top literary organizations in that country.

Professor Nancy Gish writes article for Portland Press Herald

Professor Gish's article "Time to educate those who make our education policy" appeared in the Off Campus section of the Portland Press Herald.