Contains minutes; annual reports; newspaper clippings; various reports; memoranda; newsletter; Experiments in Freshman English (1969); subjects and winners of contests and prizes; departmental reviews, December, 1982, 1988; The Little Magazine; photograph albums or farewell parties, events and weekly essay winners; and videocassettes and DVDs from the Visiting Writers Series, which include such personalities as Nancy Willard, Jean Valentine, Amy Hempel, Charles Baxter and Dan Gerber, Stuart Dybek and Jaimy Gordon, Al Young, John Shea, Bob Thompson, Elgin Vines, Paul Smith, Joy Harjo, Ellen Bryant Voigt and Mary Stewart Hammond, Faculty and the John Shea Trio, Yusef Komunyakaa and Diane Glancy, Charles Simic and David Young, Harry Humes, Eavan Boland and Heather McHugh, David Hernandez and Street Sounds, Chaim Potok, Ethan Canin and Kim Addonizio, Maxine Kumin, Quincy Troupe and the John Shea Trio, Chase Twichell and Russell Banks, Anchee Min and Alice Anderson, Linda Hogan, Kasischke-Benedict, Thylias Moss and the John Shea Trio, Toi Derricotte and Judith Ortiz Cofer, Lorrie Moore, Virgil Suarez and Lynn Powell, Lee K. Abbott and Jackie Bartley, Gish Jen and Lisa Lenzo, Hope College Faculty and Jack Ridl with the John Shea Trio, Conrad Hilberry and Alison McGhee, Jamaica Kincaid, Mary Jo Bang and Jesse Lee Kercheval, Diane Ackerman, Andrea Barrett and Tony Hoagland, Janis Arnold and Kim Barnes, Charles Baxter and Kevin McIlvoy, Conrad Hilberry, Sue William Silverman and Arnie Sabatelli, Luis J. Rodriquez and Susan Atefat Peckham, Jill McCorkle and William Orem, Robin Hemley, Ofelia Zepeda, Kaye Gibbons, Van Jordan and Allison Joseph, Linda Scott DeRosier, Susan Atefat Peckham and Joel Peckham, Li-Young Lee and Rainelle Burton, Nahid Rachlin and Samuel Hazo, McGookey, Moulds, Rybicki and the John Shea Trio, Tanaya Darlington and Clyde Edgerton, Elizabeth Berg, Richard Russo, Elizabeth Rosner and Mark Doty, Peter Ho Davies, Glenis Redmond, Dewberry-Butler, and Rick Moody.
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0371. English Department. Records, 1918-[ongoing]. 6.00 linear ft." (2016). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 1459.
October 12, 2016. The final published version is available at: http://jointarchives.org