Apr 22 2015
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Wednesday, April 22, 2015  |   7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Following the historic journey of Eric Sevareid, and in honor of Earth Day, Scott Miller will give a presentation on his 2250 mile paddling adventure from St. Cloud to Hudson Bay in 2005.

Apr 17 2015
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Friday, April 17, 2015  |   7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Featuring Katrina Vandenberg, author of THE ALPHABET NOT UNLIKE THE WORLD

Apr 09 2015
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Thursday, April 9, 2015  |   7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

This event features the following readers: William Alexander, Marina Budhos, Pete Hautman, Jewell Parker Rhodes, Laura Ruby, Anne Ursu, and series organizers Swati Avasthi and Heather Bouwman.

Apr 09 2015
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Thursday, April 9, 2015  |   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Alumnus David Gardiner '89 will read poetry from his two books published by Salmon Poetry (Ireland): DOWNSTATE (2009) and THE CHIVALRY OF CRIME (2015).

Apr 08 2015
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015  |   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Lon Otto and selected alumni read from their creative works

Mar 13 2015
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Friday, March 13, 2015  |   3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Alumnus Fernando Sanchez (M.A. in English '10), a Ph.D. candidate in Rhetoric and Composition at Purdue University, presents “The Rhetoric of Urban Design”

Mar 06 2015
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Friday, March 6, 2015  |   1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

English majors from St. Thomas and the other four ACTC schools (Augsburg, Hamline, Macalester, & St. Catherine) present papers and creative writing

Feb 17 2015
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015  |   3:30 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday, February 17-Friday, February 20, 2015

Participate in slam poetry workshops, attend a slam poetry performance by Nate Marshall, and enter the UST slam poetry contest!

Jan 28 2015
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015  |   6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Learn how the M.A. in English program can help you fulfill your personal and professional goals!

Dec 17 2014
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014  |   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Current students, faculty, alumni, family, and the local community are invited to hear graduating M.A. in English students present their master's essay.

Dec 09 2014
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014  |   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sigma Tau Delta/Literary Club hosts this annual holiday event

Nov 20 2014
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Thursday, November 20, 2014  |   7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

UST students will share an informal staging of John Cage's ROARATORIO: AN IRISH CIRCUS ON FINNEGANS WAKE (1979), an operetta based on James Joyce's experimental novel FINNEGANS WAKE (1939)

Nov 06 2014

Thursday, November 6, 2014  |   7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Documentary film screening of IN GOD's LAND followed by a Q & A with director Pankaj Rishi Kumar

Oct 30 2014
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Thursday, October 30, 2014  |   5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Sigma Tau Delta/Literary Club invites members of the UST community to join them for their annual Halloween reading.

Oct 16 2014
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Thursday, October 16, 2014  |   3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Alumna Shandi Wagner '02 (MA '11), a Ph.D. candidate at Wayne State University, presents "Marry for Money: Love and Disillusionment in Letitia Elizabeth Landon's Letters and Fairy Tales."

Sep 25 2014
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Thursday, September 25, 2014  |   7:30 PM - 8:45 PM

Learn about the process at Milkweed Editions that went into creating and publishing Amy Leach's book THINGS THAT ARE: ESSAYS.

Sep 23 2014
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Tuesday, September 23, 2014  |   7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Amy Leach, author of THINGS THAT ARE: ESSAYS and the ACTC Visiting Writer at UST this September, will give a reading and sign copies of her book.

Sep 15 2014
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Monday, September 15, 2014  |   7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Christopher Bakken, author of HONEY, OLIVES, OCTOPUS: ADVENTURES AT THE GREEK TABLE, will present "Case Studies in Subversive Eating: From the Garage to Greece."

Sep 02 2014
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Tuesday, September 2, 2014  |   5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Find out how a Master of Arts in English degree will help you fulfill your personal and professional goals!

May 24 2014

Saturday, May 24, 2014  |   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Both the graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Saturday, May 24th.

May 12 2014

Monday, May 12, 2014  |   1:35 PM - 2:40 PM Monday, May 12, 2014 (Domestic Abuse Project) & Wednesday, May 14, 2014 (Legal Rights Center) | 1:35-2:40pm

Students in Dr. Lucia Pawlowski's ENGL 304 Analytical and Persuasive Writing class present their community partnership writing.

May 01 2014

Thursday, May 1, 2014  |   5:00 PM - 6:45 PM

English Department faculty and staff recognize and celebrate graduating senior English majors.

Apr 25 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014  |   8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

The English Department will host a marathon reading of Emily Dickinson‘s poetry to celebrate National Poetry Month.

Apr 25 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014  |   11:15 AM - 6:15 PM

The University of St. Thomas English and Art History graduate programs announce this interdisciplinary conference. Minnesota artist Harriet Bart will give the plenary lecture.

Apr 24 2014

Thursday, April 24, 2014  |   7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dr. Erika Behrisch Elce presents “‘One of the bright objects that solace us in these regions’: Labour, Leisure, and the Arctic Shipboard Periodical, 1820-1852.”

Apr 17 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014  |   3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Dr. Todd Lawrence, UST Associate Professor of English, presents his co-directed 26-minute documentary "Taking Pinhook" and offers a post-film lecture and discussion.

Apr 11 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Senior English with Writing Emphasis major Melissa Seymour is a Female Force!

Apr 10 2014
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Thursday, April 10, 2014  |   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

How will an English major benefit you after you walk through the arches for the last time on graduation day? Come find out from English major alumni!

Mar 12 2014

Wednesday, March 12, 2014  |   7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Author Anthony Doerr will give a public reading that celebrates the 2013-2014 Sacred Arts Festival theme, "Wonder."

Feb 28 2014

Friday, February 28, 2014  |   1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

UST English faculty and students are encouraged to attend this annual conference and cheer on our UST student presenters!

Mar 14 2014

Friday, March 14, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

N.M. Kelby (Nicole Mary Kelby), author of numerous books, will discuss her novel WHITE TRUFFLES IN WINTER (2012).

Feb 27 2014

Thursday, February 27, 2014  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Undergraduate students are invited to learn more about the professional and personal benefits of obtaining an English major or minor.

Jan 29 2014

Wednesday, January 29, 2014  |   6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

What can you do with a Master of Arts degree in English? Attend this free information session to find out!

Oct 14 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013  |   7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

ACTC Visiting Writer and poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil will read selections from her three poetry collections.

Oct 15 2013

Tuesday, October 15, 2013  |   7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil will discuss the concept of wonder in her three poetry collections.

Oct 30 2013

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

"It was a dark and stormy night..."

Oct 30 2013

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dr. Alexis Easley, Associate Professor of English, and M.A. in English alum Shannon Scott discuss their 2012 book TERRIFYING TRANSFORMATIONS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF VICTORIAN WEREWOLF FICTION, 1838-1896.

Oct 30 2013

Wednesday, October 30, 2013  |   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The October LDCW book club pick is Mary Sharratt's book ILLUMINATIONS: A NOVEL OF HILDEGARD VON BINGEN