Wed. August 24 - New English graduate student orientation, 5 p.m. in the English Conference Room. Faculty invited to join the group to meet new students at 5:30.
Mon. August 29 - Last day to submit a photo to the first English Major Photo Contest, Sum Up Your Summer. Read on for more details...
Tue. August 30 - English Club first meeting, 6 p.m. in 3130 Coleman. Pizza and dessert, socializing, door prizes. New members welcome.
Thurs, September 1 - College of Arts and Humanities faculty meeting, 4 p.m., location TBA.
Weds., September 7 - President Glassman's State of the University address, time TBA, in DFAC Theater.
Thurs. September 8 - "How We Impoverish Liberal Arts Education by Marginalizing Africana Muslims," a lecture by Professor Mansa Bilal Mark King of Morehouse College. 5 p.m., Lecture Hall, Doudna Fine Arts Center. Presented by the Phi Beta Kappa Association of East Central Illinois and the Humanities Center.
Wed. October 5 - "How Well Do We Already Understand Literary History," a lecture by Professor Ted Underwood of the University of Illinois. 5 p.m., Lecture Hall, Doudna Fine Arts Center. Presented by the Susan Bazargan Graduate Lecture in English, the Lynch Humanities Speaker Series, and the Humanities Center. Read on for more details...
Fri. October 14 - Eastern Illinois Writing Project 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.., Doudna Fine Arts Center.
Mon., November 14 - Theatre Research Symposium. 7 p.m., Lecture Hall, Doudna Fine Arts Center.
Fri. & Sat., January 27-28 - Lions in Winter annual literary festival, featuring Laura Van Den Berg, Gangstagrass, Janice Harrington, Jerald Walker, James Davis May, and Erica Wright. Doudna Fine Arts Center. Read on for more details...
Wed. April 12 - Poetry reading by Mary Jo Bang, 7 p.m., Doudna Recital Hall. The Allen Neff Memorial Poetry Reading.