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March 2017

Weds. Mar. 22 - Playwriting lecture and workshop by Dr. Robert Caisley, workshop at 3 p.m., room 2014 Doudna; lecture "In a Dark Room, with Strangers" at 5:30 p.m., Doudna Lecture Hall. Read more here

Thurs. Mar. 23 - "Home: My Life in Baseball," faculty creative nonfiction colloquium by Dr. Daiva Markelis, 4 p.m., room 3732 Coleman Hall (English Conference room)

Thurs. Mar. 30 - "Hard Times: Reading Fiction in the Age of Biomedicine," a lecture by Tabitha Sparks, McGill University, 5 pm, Doudna Lecture Hall. Reception to follow at the home of Dagni Bredesen and Newton Key.

Mar. 31 - Deadline for submission to the Graham R. Lewis Memorial Poetry Award

April 2017

Tues. April 4 - Reading by fiction writer and essayist Mark Lewandowski or Indiana State University, 12:30 pm, 3732 Coleman (English Department Conference Room)

Tues. April 11 - "We Need Diverse Comics & Graphic Narratives," English Student Conference kick-off event with Dr. Tim Engles, location and time TBA. 

Wed. April 12 - English Student Conference, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 3rd floor of Coleman Hall. Keynote speaker, Dr. Robin Murray.

Wed. April 12 - Poetry reading by Mary Jo Bang, 7 p.m., Doudna Recital Hall. The Allen Neff Memorial Poetry Reading.

Fri. April 14 - Finalists announced for the Graham R. Lewis Memorial Poetry Award

  Wed. April 19 - English Awards Tea, 3 p.m., Tarble Atrium.

  Fri. April 21 - Graham Slam! Student slam competition. Time TBA, Tarble Arts Center 

  Fri. April 21 - Distinguished Graduate Alumni Awards English Awardee Dr. Umme Al-wazedi 

  Fri. April 28 - English Major Professionalization Workshop by Angela Scalpello, time and location TBA 


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Department of English

600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-2428
Fax: (217) 581-7209

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