For your planning purposes please note that the Department administrative offices will be closed on Friday, December 13th from 3:30 p. m., and will reopen on Monday, December 16th at 8.45 a. m.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
David Francis Taylor has been awarded the John Charles Polanyi Prize
Simon Dickie has been awarded the 12-month
residential Fellowship at the Jackman Humanities Centre for 2014-15.
The Department of English is delighted to congratulate Professor Simon Dickie on winning for his topic, "Serious Word Play: Eighteenth- Century Literature and the Mysteries of Style."
Katie Larson has been awarded the 12-month residential Fellowship at the Jackman Humanities Centre for 2014-15.
David Bezmozgis is the Department of English's Jack McClelland writer-in-residence for January to April 2014.
David will be conducting a non-credit creative writing seminar in the "S" term on Wednesdays, 6-8 pm. The course is by application and can accommodate no more than 15 students.
Those interested, please see the following link: http://www.english.utoronto.ca/facultystaff/wir.htm
Read the Accolades page for news regarding our faculty.