The English Department sponsors a variety of lectures, talks, and discussions each year. The English Lecture Series began in the 2010-2011 academic year, while the Majors Talk Series began in 2011-2012 as the brainchild of the Majors Committee. Various panels and discussions have included English major alums discussing the importance of the English major in their careers, as well as faculty describing their interest in the field of literature. Listed here are events past and present.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
08:00 pm - 10:00 pm
English Department Presents... Parul Sehgal a senior editor and a columnist at The New York Times Book Review. She has been a featured speaker at TED, and her work has appeared in Slate , Bookforum , The New Yorker , Tin House , and The Literary Review , among other publications. In 2011 she was awarded the Nona Balakian Citation from the National Book Critics Circle.