The Pridmore Distinguished Fellows in Literary History will provide additional financial support for five years of doctoral study for up to five doctoral students.
The department's sustainability efforts earned the highest designation from Florida State University’s Green Office Certification Program.
English undergraduate students Hannah Justus, Alexa Kellenberger, Sabine Nemours, Ashley Rosado, and Zoe Zirlin all won 2019 IDEA Grants.
The second-year English major helped to track an archive called "Dante Today," which compiles outside contemporary references to Dante within the archive.
Zoe Zirlin, who is earning a minor in English, encourages all students to reach out to professors at FSU with their research ideas: "It really is a ‘you get out what you put in’ situation here."
The senior English major in the Literature, Media and Culture Program worked closely with English Professor Maxine Montgomery on her IDEA Grant project in addition to research on African-American literature.