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I read good. I was an English major.
I was an English major at Yale, but I did do undergraduate theater there. And I went to the graduate school for acting.
I ended up doing four or five plays in college and being an English major with my thesis in language acquisition, which I was planning to study in graduate school.
I was an English major in college, and then I went to graduate school in English at the University of North Carolina for three years.
I’m an old English major from way back, so I do have fun tearing apart texts and trying to find the hidden secrets and the subtexts in there.
I was an English major, and I always wrote poems.
I used to write a lot of songs. I was an English major in college. I was a deluded poet for a year. Totally deluded.
I was an English major.
I was an English major at UCLA when I was 18, and then I left after a year to start acting. I was educating myself during that time.
I was an English major in college who concentrated in African-American literature and culture. So I read quite a few slave narratives and stories of escape, and I grew up in Ohio, which was a common stop on the Underground Railroad.
I was an English major in college with minors in Fine Arts and Humanities.
The number one secret of being a successful writer is this: marry an English major.
I had higher math SATs than in English – yet I became an English major in college.
When I barely got into college, the one thing I could do was write, so I became an English major.
I was an English major in college!
I do tend to be an analyzer. I’m an old English major from way back, so I do have fun tearing apart texts and trying to find the hidden secrets and the subtexts in there.
I am an English major in school with an emphasis in creative writing. I think hearing Maya Angelou speak at school last year was one of the best moments Stanford, at least, intellectually, had to offer.
I was an English major at the University of Minnesota, and I was very shy, which many people misinterpreted as intelligence. On the basis of that wrong impression, I became the editor of the campus literary magazine.
I was an English major at Brown. I never enjoyed history classes.
I was an English major in college, took a ton of creative writing courses, and was a newspaper reporter for 10 years.