"... This year’s most promising African newcomer may well prove to be Chigozie Obioma. An Ibo, like Nigeria’s best-known novelist, Chinua Achebe, Obioma was born in southwestern Nigeria and has recently joined the faculty at the University of Nebraska.... READ MORE
The Department of English
You have a story to tell. You have worlds to read, and a future to write.
At the Department of English, you'll learn to express yourself with ease, force, and clarity, both on the page and out loud. You'll position yourself well for any career you choose. Most importantly, you'll take what you learn beyond the classroom to strengthen your community and change your world.
Join us. We'll help you read the world, and write your future.