Apr 29 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016, 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM

The University of St. Thomas English and Art History graduate programs will hold an interdisciplinary conference on Friday, April 29, 2016. Read More

Apr 22 2016
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Friday, April 22, 2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

In this reading recognizing the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, author Mary Sharratt will read and discuss her newly released novel, THE DARK LADY'S MASK Read More

Apr 15 2016
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Friday, April 15, 2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Author and St. Thomas English professor Nathan Hill gives a reading from his soon-to-be-released novel from Penguin Random House, THE NIX, and lectures about the process of revision. Read More

Apr 14 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us to learn more about the English Department's new post-baccalaureate certificate in Teaching College English. Read More

Apr 13 2016
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Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Amelia Gray, author of THREATS, MUSEUM OF THE WEIRD, and AM/PM among others, reads from her latest story collection, GUTSHOT. Read More

Apr 08 2016
Victorian Periodicals Review Annual Lecture

Friday, April 8, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Dr. Anne Dewitt presents "Advances in the Visualization of Data: The Network of Genre in the Victorian Periodicals Press." Read More

Apr 06 2016
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Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

English major alumni share career tips and strategies with current majors at this annual event hosted by Sigma Tau Delta Read More

Apr 06 2016
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Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Roxane Gay, professor of English at Purdue University, gives a lecture titled "Bad Feminism 101" Read More

Mar 15 2016
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Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Poet Jennifer Kwon Dobbs reads selections from new and previously published poetry. Read More

Mar 15 2016
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Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Calling all insightful readers, vibrant writers, and all-around smart thinkers! Read More

Mar 04 2016
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Friday, March 4, 2016, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

At this memorial service, the English Department celebrates the life of Dr. Michael Mikolajczak, who passed away in mid-January 2016. Read More

Mar 01 2016
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Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Lon Otto, Professor Emeritus of English, reads from his recently released short fiction collection, A MAN IN TROUBLE (Brighthorse Books, 2015). Read More

Feb 23 2016

Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Our newest faculty member will present her research on Henry David Thoreau. Read More

Feb 22 2016
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Monday, February 22, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Heid Erdrich, author of ORIGINAL LOCAL: INDIGENOUS FOODS, STORIES, AND RECIPES FROM THE UPPER MIDWEST, reads from her latest poetry collection, CELL TRAFFIC: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS. Read More

Feb 17 2016
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Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Wednesday, February 17th-Friday, February 19th, 2016

Participate in slam poetry workshops, attend a slam poetry performance by Sister Outsider Poetry, and enter the St. Thomas slam poetry contest! Read More

Feb 19 2016
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Friday, February 19, 2016, 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

English majors from St. Thomas will present papers and creative work at this annual conference. Read More

Feb 11 2016
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Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

A symposium on Minding the Modern: Human Agency, Intellectual Traditions, and Responsible Knowledge with Pfau and UST professors: An and MacKenzie (English), Kidd (Cath.Studies), and McInroy (Theo.) Read More

Jan 27 2016
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

Dec 18 2015
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Friday, December 18, 2015, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Students in Mary Elizabeth Frandson's ENGL 201 Passports: Poetry Around the World read selections from their poetry portfolios. Read More

Dec 17 2015
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Thursday, December 17, 2015, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Sigma Tau Delta/Literary Club invites you to this annual festive event Read More

Dec 16 2015
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Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 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. Read More

Dec 11 2015

Friday, December 11, 2015, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Information session for Summer English course that includes two weeks in London. Read More

Nov 17 2015

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Stanley Fish offers “John Milton, Marriage Counselor: How Domestic Arguments Work” Read More

Nov 10 2015
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Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

William Kent Krueger, author of the Cork O'Connor mystery series, will read from his 2014 Edgar Award-winning novel, ORDINARY GRACE Read More

Nov 06 2015

Friday, November 6, 2015, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Information session for Summer English course that includes two weeks in London. Read More

Nov 04 2015
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Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Olga Herrera, will present her current research. Read More

Oct 27 2015
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Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Insightful readers, vibrant writers, and all-around smart thinkers are invited to an information session on majoring or minoring in English at St. Thomas. Read More

Oct 29 2015
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Thursday, October 29, 2015, 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM

It was a dark and stormy night... Read More

Oct 16 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Learn the best practices for presenting professional papers at conferences and hear advice on preparing work for publication. Read More

Oct 14 2015
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Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 7:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Poet Jamaal May lectures on the 2015-16 English Department common context theme, disquiet. Read More

Oct 13 2015
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Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Jamaal May reads selections from his poetry collection, HUM Read More

Sep 29 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Join College of Arts and Sciences professors for a roundtable discussion of Dr. Raymond MacKenzie's recent translation of Montesquieu's PERSIAN LETTERS. Read More

Sep 25 2015
RSVP to our Digital Humanities Panel

Friday, September 25, 2015, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Join current English faculty as they present a roundtable discussion on the Digital Humanities Read More

Sep 17 2015
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Thursday, September 17, 2015, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Essayist Ander Monson and poet Mark Neely read from their latest book releases. Read More

Sep 08 2015
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Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

May 23 2015
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Saturday, May 23, 2015, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

The English Department congratulates its graduating Master of Arts in English and undergraduate English majors and minors. Read More

May 20 2015
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 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. Read More

May 08 2015

Friday, May 8, 2015, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

The editors of the SUMMIT AVENUE REVIEW literary arts magazine invite the UST community to join them in celebrating the release of the new 2015 issue. Read More

Apr 24 2015
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Friday, April 24, 2015, 6:30 PM - 8:00 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! Read More

Apr 24 2015
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Friday, April 24, 2015, 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Graduate English students from St. Thomas and other schools present papers at this annual conference. Dr. Linda Hughes (Texas Christian University) will offer the opening keynote address. Read More

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. Read More

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 Read More

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. Read More

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). Read More

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 Read More

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” Read More

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 Read More

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! Read More

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! Read More