Major and Minor Programs in English
Why Study English At Central?
2015 Manastash Student Literary Magazine now available in the English Department, LL 423.
Free to all students.
Careers and the Value of an English Major
- Dear EnglishMajor.com is a website dedicated to career possibilities for English majors. It features interviews with English majors working in many fields about their career paths and current jobs. You can see our own Chris Strom's (B.A. 2008, M.A. 2012) interview here.
- "Why English Majors are the Hot New Hires"
- "The Ideal English Major"
- "Why Teach English?"
- "8 College Degrees That Will Earn Your Money Back"
- What Can You Do with an English Major?
- Famous English Majors
Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Allison Joseph was born in London, England in 1967 to parents of Caribbean heritage. She grew up in Toronto, Canada and the Bronx, New York. She is a graduate of Kenyon College and the MFA Program in Creative Writing at Indiana University. She has taught since 1994 at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois, where she help to found Crab Orchard Review, a journal of literary works, and the Young Writers Workshop, a coed residential summer program for teen writers. She is also the moderator of the Creative Writers Opportunities List, a list-serve that provides publication and submission information to writers of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction.
In 2012, she was awarded the George Garrett Award for Outstanding Community Service in Literature from the Association of Writers and Writing Programs.