The Berkeley English Ph.D. program has been ranked the top graduate English program in the country, according to the most recent guide to "America's Best Colleges" published by the U.S. News and World Report. Faculty in the English Department have received more university Distinguished Teaching Awards—26—than any other department.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Light reception to follow in the lounge.
Elaine Treharne is the Roberta Bowman Denning Professor of Humanities at Stanford University. She is the author, most recently, of Living Through Conquest: The Politics of Early English, 1020-1220 (Oxford, 2012), and her research has helped reveal the scale and significance of vernacular book production in the post-Conquest period. Her current research is focused on the hapticity and phenomenology of the medieval book, from the earliest medieval period into the modern world.
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