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Department of English Language and Literature


English Department Professor Elise Blackwell wins ALIHOT Award!

Professor of English Elise Blackwell has been selected to receive an ALIHOT (A Legend In His/Her Own Time) Award!

This annual award is bestowed by the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society to recognize excellence in literature, journalism, music, art,  or philanthropy. Previous winners include Eudora Welty, Shelby Foote, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Paul Prudhomme, Roy Blount, Jr., Ernest Gaines, Ron Rash, and Horatio Castellanos Moya. The 2015 awards will be presented October 31 during the Faulkner for All Celebration.