Books by Faculty

Not only do our English Department faculty members educate and mentor students, but many have committed their knowledge and passions by publishing books on a variety of topics.

Recent Publications


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Reading Matters

A regularly updated online newsletter sending faculty, staff, graduate students, and friends of the department updates on current accomplishments, initiatives, and resources.

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Out of Iowa Newsletter

A newsletter for the alumni and friends of the University of Iowa Department of English.

Departmental Journals

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The Iowa Review

A nationally renowned print literary magazine founded in 1970 publishing fiction, poetry, and essays three times per year.

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91st meridian

An electronic publication of the Univeristy of Iowa's International Writing Program aiming to contribute to general reading beyond the (national, linguistic, cultural) borders of the Anglophone sphere.

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Walt Whitman Quarterly Review

The official journal of the Walt Whitman Studies Association publishing essays about Whitman, his influence, his cultural contexts, his life, and his work.

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Philological Quarterly

An international refereed journal that welcomes submissions on any aspect of medieval European and modern literature and culture.

Student Journals

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Published biannually, Exchanges is a journal of literary translation. Founded in 1989 by poet and translator Daniel Weissbort, Exchanges has published the work of award-winning writers and translators across the country and the globe. Exchanges is edited by current students of the Iowa Translation Workshop.

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Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies

A peer-reviewed publication that mixes traditional approaches and contemporary interventions in the interdisciplinary humanities and interpretive social sciences.

The Magid Center for Writing is home to a variety of publications staffed, designed, managed, and written by UI undergraduate and select graduate students.