News: Department of English

Beverly Rogers
People | November 10, 2015
Ardent collector and UNLV alumna Beverly Rogers on the value of books as historic artifacts.
Carol C. Harter
Arts and Culture | November 10, 2015
An oral history of the Black Mountain Institute by founder Carol C. Harter, president emerita.
Richard Wiley
People | November 10, 2015
Black Mountain Institute co-founder and globetrotting author Richard Wiley reflects on life after BMI and the gift of international perspective in an international city.
girl reading a book
Arts and Culture | November 10, 2015
UNLV’s Black Mountain Institute heads into its second decade: A roundtable discussion on mission, money, and dreams in the Republic of Letters.
four portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they faced a (fake) fire, a blank canvas, a dreaded phone call, and a mother's mortality.
scene from bioshock
Arts and Culture | October 2, 2015
English professor Amy Green on video games, digital storytelling, and player agency.
students view art gallery
Arts and Culture | September 29, 2015
While art is a focal point for visuals, this story reminds us of the impact it can have on the written word.
Joshua Shenk
People | September 10, 2015
The acclaimed writer and new executive director of the Black Mountain Institute on the personal nature of art, the importance of creative partnership, and his long and winding road to Las Vegas.
book covers
Campus News | September 2, 2015
Join English professor Timothy Erwin's discussion of the books and films of the beloved author, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9.
Student reads outside
Arts and Culture | August 31, 2015
These Black Mountain Institute-affiliated writers have been garnering national reviews with works that pull readers in and push their boundaries.
Honors College facilities
Campus News | August 24, 2015
Renovation of the Beverly Rogers Literature and Law Building draws together students and faculty from the Black Mountain Institute, the English department, and the Honors College.
Five portraits
Campus News | May 15, 2015
Five UNLV students selected for prestigious international scholarship program.