Featured Speaker Series
Events that feature primarily an English Department Faculty, or a speaker that the English Department is sponsoring to speak.
A quick reminder that our first Poetics event will take place this FRIDAY 10/16 @ 1pm Pacific Time – Zoom details are available by registering here: …
"The one from which we aught to learn": What Indian Poets Imagined Latin American Literature Could Do
Speaker: Gavin Jones, Rehmus Family Professor in the Humanities, Stanford University
The 1891 Lectures in the Humanities: Ato Quayson
Join Zachary Leader for an informal talk on the problems and pleasures of writing Saul Bellow’s biography.
Professor Vermeule will discuss the benefits of both action and contemplation which is the topic of her recent book, Action versus Contemplation: Why an Ancient Debate Still Matters.