Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
Allen 314
This group will focus on the art of writing in academia, particularly on writing about literature and culture. This working group will explore the intertwinement of reading and writing, in academic and non-academic writing.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 6:30pm
Allen 314
While "modernity" has often been broadly defined as referring to the "new modes and orders" (Machiavelli) of politics, society, philosophy, science, and culture that first emerged in Western Europe in the early 16th century, the renamed working group will focus its attention on a relatively recent... Read More »
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Allen 314
The group will give colleagues (both faculty and graduate students) who work in different periods and geographical regions an opportunity to share ideas and resources. Its aims are two-fold: to enrich our intellectual formation and to generate a digital archive of bibliographies to foster research... Read More »
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
314 Allen Building
Presentation of PhD candidates work in progress.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
Page Auditorium
Colson Whitehead is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of "The Underground Railroad" (an Oprah's Book Club selection and winner of the 2017 National Book Award and 2017 Pulitzer Prize). His other books include "The Noble Hustle," "Zone One," "Sag Harbor," and "The Intuitionist," among others... Read More »
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:00pm
Allen 314
This group will focus on the art of writing in academia, particularly on writing about literature and culture. This working group will explore the intertwinement of reading and writing, in academic and non-academic writing.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
Allen 314
"Information" and "information society" are key words of the contemporary moment. The latter term refers to the broad social, economic, political, and cultural transformations that attended the proliferation of new media technologies in the second half of the twentieth century. We have been... Read More »
Friday, February 23, 2018 (All day)
Allen 314
Graduate Recruitment for the English PhD.
Friday, February 23, 2018 (All day)
Allen 314
Graduate Recruitment for the English PhD.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 6:30pm
Allen 314
While "modernity" has often been broadly defined as referring to the "new modes and orders" (Machiavelli) of politics, society, philosophy, science, and culture that first emerged in Western Europe in the early 16th century, the renamed working group will focus its attention on a relatively recent... Read More »

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