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.



Sep 26

Craft Class: Fairy Tale

04:30 pm

On Fairy Tale Poetry: Encounters with the Ekphrastic, the Epistle, and the Persona in the Deep, Dark Woods Poet Emily Prez will speak about entry points and opportunities she has discovered in writing fairy tale poems for the past decade, including how fairy tale poems became the structuring mechanism for her first full length collection, House of Sugar, House of Stone .