Jan 25 2017
Graduate English Students at commencement

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join faculty, students and staff to learn more about our Graduate program in English and the Certificate in Teaching College English! Read More

Feb 08 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

Learn more about the English department's Summer 2017 course that includes a trip to New York City! Read More

Feb 20 2017
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Monday, February 20, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Shakespeare scholar Ralph Alan Cohen takes on Oregon Shakespeare Festival's "Play On!" project, which plans to translate Shakespeare's 39 plays into contemporary English. Read More

Feb 24 2017
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Friday, February 24, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Heather Bouwman reads from her new historical fantasy adventure novel for middle grade readers, A CRACK IN THE SEA (G. P. Putnam's Sons). Read More

Mar 07 2017
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Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

English instructor Paula Cisewski reads from her two new award-winning poetry collections, THE THREATENED EVERYTHING and QUITTER. Read More

Mar 14 2017
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Get an early jump start on National Poetry Month with a poetry reading of VOYAGE OF THE SABLE VENUS by the 2015 National Book Award winner Robin Coste Lewis. Read More

Mar 29 2017
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Lucia Pawlowski, will open her spring classroom to interested students, faculty, staff and the St. Thomas community. Read More

Mar 30 2017
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Thursday, March 30, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us as Minnesota writers Bao Phi and Sequoia Nagamatsu read from their work and discuss what "sacred spaces," the 2017 theme of the Sacred Arts Festival, means in terms of the Twin Cities. Read More

Apr 04 2017
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The English Department celebrates the opening of National Poetry Month with this poetry reading of TULA by Chris Santiago, winner of the 2016 Lindquist & Vennum Prize for poetry. Read More

Apr 21 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The University of St. Thomas English graduate program will hold an interdisciplinary conference on Friday, April 21, 2017. Read More

Apr 21 2017
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Friday, April 21, 2017, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Katie Donovan, the Center for Irish Studies O'Shaughnessy Poetry Award recipient for 2017, reads from her new poetry collection, OFF DUTY Read More

Apr 25 2017
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library hosts its annual Poetry on the Patio event to celebrate National Poetry Month Read More

Apr 26 2017
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Close out National Poetry Month by joining other participants in this open reading of all of Emily Dickinson's poems, from #1 to #1789. Read More

May 17 2017
Graduate Students present their capstone projects.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Graduating students will provide an overview of their Master's Essay for friends, family, faculty, and current students. Read More