• Department News,  Opportunities for English Majors

    English Majors Present Work at Cedarville Conference

    A group of senior English majors recently had work accepted by the Alpha Kappa Delta literary conference at Cedarville University in Ohio. On Saturday, six students joined undergraduates from Cedarville and Blufton University to present analytical essays on a variety of literary works, as well as original creative writing. This year’s conference theme was “Living in the Kiln: Refining the Self through Literary Conversation.” Taylor English majors adapted sections of their senior projects into presentations for the conference. (The senior project is an extended critical study or creative work that serves as the culminating activity in the major, completed through ENG 492, guided research, and ENG 493, the Senior Capstone…