English & Humanities Blog

Join us for Creative Writing Day on Jan 20th!

CURRENT and FUTURE TEACHERS and WRITERS: Join us for an afternoon of creativity and inspiration--and learn more about English and Humanities opportunities at Chadron State. The following events will also be shared via ZOOM. (Contact mevertson@csc.edu for log-in information or if you have any questions). English & Humanities Meet & Greet3:30 to 4:00 PM Old Admin #227 Learn more about the programs we offer, meet faculty … Continue reading Join us for Creative Writing Day on Jan 20th!

Mundane Beauty: A Response to Kooser’s “Old Lilacs”

By Kayliegh Sughroue Students in ENG 442 are sharing their reading responses to the Major Nebraska Writers we have encountered this Fall. Kayliegh's post was inspired by her reading of the poetry of Ted Kooser. Over the past semester in our class, we have talked in great detail about the theme of home and what … Continue reading Mundane Beauty: A Response to Kooser’s “Old Lilacs”

White Butterfly: A Response to Kooser’s “Lobocraspis Griseifusa”

By Alison Smith Students in ENG 442 are sharing their reading responses to the Major Nebraska Writers we have encountered this Fall. Alison's post was inspired by her reading of the poetry of Ted Kooser. Throughout this semester while reading different writers, the home has been a common theme. Home is different for every person … Continue reading White Butterfly: A Response to Kooser’s “Lobocraspis Griseifusa”

Senior Intern Rachel Mitchell Encourages Students During COVID – 19

Hello Eagles! We know that there has been a lot going on lately with COVID-19. But the English Department is going to be bringing some blog posts from students and professors during this time for you all to read. The first person we have blogging is our senior student intern Rachel Mitchell. She is a … Continue reading Senior Intern Rachel Mitchell Encourages Students During COVID – 19