The Bluffton University English Department will host an English Festival Tuesday, Nov. 21. Cynthia Bandish, chair of the department, is tasked with organizing the event, which is open to students from all majors. The guest authors this year will be Andrew Hudgins and Erin McGraw. According to Bandish, Hudgins’s book, “After the Lost War,” is a novel written in verse form. Verse form means that the novel is written like a poem.