Department of English

Our programs and courses focus on clarity in writing, advanced research skills and critical thinking through sustained engagement with literature. 

News in Brief

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    Stay up-to-date on what's happening in the Department of English.
  • LeeAnn Roripaugh

    Lee Ann Roripaugh has been appointed as the new South Dakota Poet Laureate by Governor Dennis Daugaard.

  • Dr. Benjamin Hagen (University of Rhode Island) presents "Learn, Read, Love: The Sensuous Pedagogies of Virginia Woolf and D. H. Lawrence" at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 29th, in Beacom 129 (School of Business) on the USD-Vermillion campus. This event is free and open to the general public. For more information, contact the USD English Department at 605-677-5229. If you are a person with a disability and need a special accommodation, please contact USD Disability Services 48 hours before the event at 605-677-6389.

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Department of English
Dakota Hall, Room 212
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069


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