Crafting a Life in the Arts, Saturday, February 6 from 12:30–4:00 pm, Pratt Hall poster
Daisy Hernández, A SHARED LANGUAGE: Memoir, Feminism and Queer Cuentos, Thursday, February 11, at 4:30 pm in Gamble Auditorium flyer
Fifth Annual Student Showcase, Tuesday, February 16, 6:30-8:30 pm in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall flyer
Gathering for Majors & Prospective Majors, Wednesday, February 24 at 4:30 in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Sandy Alexandre, Associate Professor of Literature, MIT, "Antitrusting the Dream: Desire, Poverty, and Blackness in Suzan-Lori Parks’s Getting Mother’s Body," Friday, February 26 at 12:00 pm in Gamble Auditorium
Elizabeth Fay Talk on Transatlantic Studies and Publishing, Friday, February 26 from 1:00–3:00 pm in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Independent Study Info Session, Wednesday, March 23 at 4:30 in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Five College PoetryFest!, Thursday, March 24 at Hampshire College
Glascock Intercollegiate Poetry Contest, Friday & Saturday, April 1 & 2
Ice Cream Social, Monday, April 25 at 5:00 at Shattuck Hall
Brandy Liên Worrall, Tuesday, October 6, at 4:30 p.m. at the Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center (YKCC) at UMass
Katherine O'Callaghan, "Silence and Loss in Finnegans Wake" on October 6 at 4:00 pm in 316 Bartlett Hall, UMass
Mecca Jamilah Sullivan, OUTreach reading, Q+A & Reception, October 15 at 3:00 pm in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Independent Study Info Session, Wednesday, October 21 at 4:30 in the Cassani Room, 102 Shatuck Hall poster
Are you interested in doing an independent study?
How do you find an advisor to work with?
Have you wondered about the thesis process?
What is the difference between a 295 and a 395 independent study?
Amy Glynn '92, reading from her poetry collection A Modern Herbalon Tuesday, October 27 at 7:00 pm in 107 Shattuck Hall
Amy Glynn is a poet and essayist whose work appears widely in journals and anthologies including The Best American Poetry. Her collection A Modern Herbal was published by Measure Press in 2013. She has been a James Merrill house fellow, was the inaugural recipient of Poetry Northwest's Carolyn Kaiser award, and won the 2015 essay award from Literal Latte. cover
POSTPONED rescheduled date t.b.a: Eileen Myles, OUTreach reading, Q+A & Reception, originally planned for October 27 at 3:00 pm Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Gathering for Majors & Prospectives, Wednesday, October 28 at 4:15 in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall poster
Kiese Laymon lecture, Thursday, October 29 at 4:30 in Gamble Auditorium poster
Sonia Nieto reading & discussion, Brooklyn Dreams: My Life in Public Education on Tuesday, November 5 at 7:00 pm, Odyssey Bookshop
Oliver Wang reading from Legions of Boom: Filipino American Mobile DJ Crews in the San Francisco Bay Area, Tuesday, November 10 at 4:30 in the New York Room
Samuel Ace poetry reading & discussion, Thursday, November 12 at 7:30 pm in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall flyer
Claudia Rankine "The Creative Imagination & Race," Tuesday, November 17 at 5:30 pm in Franklin Patterson Hall, Hampshire College flyer
Sara Jaffe, Reading, Q+A & Reception, Tuesday, November 24 at 3:00 pm in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall flyer
Ruth Ozeki in Conversation, Thursday, December 10 at 7:00 pm in the New York Room, Mary E. Woolley Hall flyer
English Department Winter Social, Monday, December 14 at 4:30 in the Cassani Room, 102 Shattuck Hall
Join us for refreshments at 4:30 and faculty readings at 5:15!