Rutgers English Department News

Joyce Carol Oates photo credit Dustin Cohen

The English Department welcomed award-winning author Joyce Carol Oates as a Visiting Distinguished Professor for the Spring of 2020. Although the spring semester was finished remotely, Oates rose to the occasion. Read about her class in this SAS article In Small Class Setting, a Major Literary Figure Focuses on Students’ Stories. 


The English Department also congratulates Joyce Carol Oates on winning France's Cino del Duca World Prize. Read the article in ArtDaily.

Joyce Carol Oates photograph credit: Dustin Cohen