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NaNoWriMo Winner!

DC English faculty and students set out at the start of November to try to pen at least 50,000 words toward a first-draft of a novel as part of the National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). By the end of the end of the month, the writers at Defiance College penned over 100,000 words, with almostContinue reading “NaNoWriMo Winner!”

DC English Reading List

If you were a DC English major this academic year, you would have read a wide variety of authors and genres. Looking for something to read over the holidays? Try some of these suggestions pulled from English courses taught at Defiance College in 2020-2021: Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Circe by Madeline Miller The HateContinue reading “DC English Reading List”

DC Book Award

Defiance College is launching the DC Book Award for students who plan to major in English. This award not only includes a complete works of Shakespeare but also a scholarship for $1000 on top of a student’s merit-based scholarship. It is a way for us to continue to attract strong English majors and encourage their loveContinue reading “DC Book Award”