Despite its name, the Clemson Literary Festival is more than an academic endeavor. It is a time for characters of all kinds to learn in a fun, relaxed environment about the craft of literature.
Rhondda Robinson Thomas, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has received $100,000 for her research about African Americans who lived and labored on Clemson land during the pre-1963 integration period.
Beginning this semester, Clemson University is offering a study abroad experience in Ireland. The new exchange program, established between Clemson University and the National University of Ireland-Galway (NUIG), will provide both professors and students with a change of pace by offering an exchange of place.
An interdisciplinary group of Clemson students Saturday will showcase their original video productions about a small Appalachian community in Pickens County known as Liberia, which was founded by freed slaves after the Civil War and remains occupied by their descendants nearly two centuries later.
Some of Clemson University’s most-honored fiction writers and poets will read in a campus benefit for Loaves & Fishes at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 in Lee Hall Room 2-111, 323 Fernow St.
Clemson graduate Chrissie Schalkoff received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award and will work in a German high school in Bad Nauheim, a town just north of Frankfurt as a fremdsprachenassistentin, or foreign-language assistant, as well as leading after-school groups and activities.
Vampires, basketball, LEGO robots and sci-fi flicks are only a few of the things you’ll find inside a classroom at Clemson. Some professors are breaking from traditional classroom experiences to explore unique topics and teaching methods that engage students with real-world concepts. Here’s your inside look at five of the “coolest” classes Clemson has to […]
From sorting students into houses for the house cup competition to studying the Harry Potter video games and theme park, English lecturer Megan MacAlystre intends to explore every avenue of criticism while teaching Women and Wizards: JK Rowling in Context this fall.
Clemson University’s most-honored fiction writers and poets will read in a campus benefit for Loaves and Fishes at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Self Auditorium at the Strom Thurmond Institute.
Clemson English professor Susanna Ashton has found the previously unnamed slave who she believes helped inspire Harriet Beecher Stowe to pen 'Uncle Tom’s Cabin.'
Clemson University is bringing representatives of its football opponents into the classroom in a new speaker series that focuses on the humanities.
Clemson English professor Sean Morey calls the tarpon one of the most majestic fish in the ocean, yet a recent episode of the Animal Planet hit “River Monsters” blames a tarpon swimming in the brackish waters of Nicaragua for the tragic death of a fisherman, giving the species a reputation that Morey calls a monstrous mistake.
The 6th Annual Clemson Literary Festival will take place April 3-5 with events both on and off campus. The 14-event festival is free to the public and will feature several acclaimed authors, including Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan.
Clemson University’s undergraduate research program — called Creative Inquiry — is paving the way for unique opportunities for engaged learning and research by challenging the creative minds of faculty and students.
A two-time alumnae, English professor Ashley Cowden loves giving her students a hands-on learning experience and watching their growth through the process.