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New! B.A. English: Professional and Creative Writing Major

Major and Minor Programs in English

Why Study English At Central?

Careers and the Value of an English Major


Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series

Photo of Adrianne Kalfopoulou      

  Terry Martin
  Tuesday, January 27, 2015
  7:30 p.m.
  Wildcat Shop

Terry Martin earned a B.A. from Western Washington University and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. An English Professor at Central Washington University, she is the recipient of CWU's Distinguished Professor Teaching Award and the CASE/Carnegie U.S. Professor of the Year Award. Her poems, essays, and articles have appeared in hundreds of publications and she has edited books, journals and anthologies. Her first book of poems, Wishboats, won the Judges' Choice Award at Seattle's Bumbershoot Book Fair in 2000; her second book, The Secret Language of Women, was published in 2006. Her new book of poems, The Light You Find, was published by Blue Begonia Press in September 2014. She lives with her family in Yakima, Washington.



The 2014 Manastash Student Literary Magazine is now available in the English Department office, L & L 423. 

Free to all students.