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Department of English Language and Literature

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Main Office

Humanities Office Building
University of South Carolina
1620 College Stree
t, Rm 107
Columbia, SC 29208
(803) 777-4203

First-Year English

Kevin Brock
Director of First-Year English

Nicole Plyer Fisk
Associate Director of First-Year English

Charlita Earle
Administrative Assistant 
(803) 777-2137

Undergraduate Studies

Ed Gieskes
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Anna Tompkins
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
(803) 777-2138

Graduate Studies

Eli Jelly-Schapiro
Director of Graduate Studies

Jamison Lancaster
Graduate Program Coordinator
(803) 777-5063

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Gina Ercolini
Director of Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Adeline Partridge
Administrative Assistant
(803) 777-2339

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