English major Ryan Roche and English minor Shaiyke Jordan recently attended the Spring 2018 Visiting Writer events featuring New York Times bestselling author D. Watkins and wrote about their experiences on their blogs for Prof. Meagan Nyland's ENG 225 "Writing Videogames and Interactive Stories."...Click here to read more.
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English Language and Literature News
On Monday, February 26 at 12 noon, sophomore English major Audrey Diggs, Editor of the campus literary magazine The Greenspring Review, picked up the mic in the middle of the Rockland Dining Hall.
On January 31st, English majors Hannah Humphries and I showcased our Global Game Jam game, “Lost Radios,” along with Film and Moving Image major, Adrienne Civetti, at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). We presented our game in front of representatives of the International Game Developer Association--Baltimore Chapter, as well as students from MICA and other area universities. ...Click here to read more.
Over this past weekend, English majors participated in Global Game Jam, a worldwide weekend long event where people come together and create video games. Every year, Global Game Jam picks a theme and this year’s theme was “Transmissions.”...Click here to read more.
November is known as National Novel Writing Month, or Nanowrimo for short. Every year, thousands of people participate in Nanowrimo, and attempt to write every single day in November. The goal of Nanowrimo is that hopefully by the end of the month, writers have completed a novel....