Upcoming English Department Events

Sep 27 2018

					Majors Matter Meeting

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

English majors are asked to attend a meeting to provide feedback about the English program. Read More

Oct 02 2018

					Research is Me-Search

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Learn more about exciting student-faculty research opportunities, writing projects, and grants available to English students, plus effective techniques for writing a successful grant proposal. Read More

Oct 04 2018

					Poetry Reading and Lecture: Kaveh Akbar

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Poet Kaveh Akbar reads selections from his collection CALLING A WOLF A WOLF and discusses the concept of recovery. Read More

Oct 16 2018

					Internships for English Majors and Minors Info Session

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Undergraduate English majors and minors are invited to learn more about finding and applying for internships in this session offered by our department faculty internship coordinators. Read More

Oct 29 2018

					THE SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE Film Screening and Post-Film Discussion

Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM

In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, we offer Victor Erice's classic 1973 film, THE SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE, the first of four events offered during the week of Halloween. Read More

Oct 30 2018

					Lecture:

Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, Dr. Jerry Husak examines the science behind Dr. Frankenstein's monster, a science still relevant today. Read More

Oct 30 2018

					Lecture & Reception: Celebrating 200 Years of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN

Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, Dr. Joel Pace (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire) presents "Reflections on FRANKENSTEIN, Film, and Black Atlantic Autobiography." Read More

Oct 31 2018

					Frankenreads

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

In this concluding event honoring the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's FRANKENSTEIN, we offer this Halloween Day marathon reading of Shelley's novel. Everyone is invited to take a turn reading! Read More

Nov 07 2018

					Poetry Reading: Jim Bohen

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Alumnus Jim Bohen launches his first book of poems -- "I travel in rusting burned-out sedans" -- with a reading and book-signing sponsored by the English Department. Read More

Dec 19 2018

					Fall 2018 Master of Arts in English Essay Presentation

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 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