Major and Minor Programs in English
Why Study English At Central?
2016 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 17, 2016
Wellington Event Center
Natalie Diaz was born and raised in the Fort Mojave Indian Village in Needles, California, on the banks of the Colorado River. She is Mojave and an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Tribe. Her first poetry collection, When My Brother Was an Aztec, was published by Copper Canyon Press. She is a Lannan Literary Fellow and a Native Arts Council Foundation Artist Fellow. In 2104, she was awarded a Bread Loaf Fellowship, the Holmes National Poetry Prize, a Hodder Fellowship, and a PEN/Civitella Ranieri Foundation Residency, as well as being awarded a US Artists Ford Fellowship. Diaz teaches at the Institute of American Indian Arts Low Rez MFA program and lives in Mohave Valley, Arizona, where she directs the Fort Mojave Language Recovery Program, working with the last remaining speakers at Fort Mojave to teach and revitalize the Mojave language.
Natalie will also be giving a craft talk at noon in Black 151 titled “Mining the Deep: Discovering Our Emotional Images.”