Life of the Department


Monday, February 3, 2020

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Friday, February 7, 2020

    • 3:00
    • English Building Room 160

    The New Academy, presents Dave Morris. Dave will discuss his book project, Public Religions in the Future World: Post-Secularism and Utopia (forthcoming from University of Georgia Press).

Thursday, February 13, 2020

    • 4:30 pm   5:30 pm
    • Illini Union Bookstore, Authors Corner

    National Book Award winner, Susan Choi will read from her celebrated works.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Thursday, February 20, 2020

    • 3:00 - 4:30 pm
    • Lincoln Hall - Room 1002

    Writers Workshop - Proposal Writing in Undergraduate Research Want to write a proposal for your research but don't know how? This workshop, offered in collaboration with the Office of Undergraduate Research, will guide students to formulate successful research projects and explain their research in a concise and compelling

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    • 4:00 pm
    • Levis Conference Room 210

    The department’s Kirkpatrick and lecture series committee would like to invite you to three events that are taking place in Spring 2020. Our first event, the Kirkpatrick Symposium, includes research presentations by three scholars from our departmental units: Peter Mortensen (Writing Studies), Irvin Hunt (Literature), and Amy Hassinger (Creative Writing).

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020