Sorry for the late notice.
|Joseph S. Schick Lectures in Language, Literature and Lexicography: Dr. Devoney Looser|
The lecture series welcomes Devoney Looser, Foundation Professor of English at Arizona State University. She will present “Jane Austen’s Nineteenth-Century Afterlives” at 3:30 p.m Thursday, Oct. 31. This free event is open to the public. A reception will follow.
Location: Root Hall, A-264 (Schick Lecture Room)
Dr. Looser is a past ISU professor, in English and what is now Gender Studies. MORE INFO
|James and Virginia Bash Lectures in Modern American Literature: Megan Marshall
The lecture series welcomes Megan Marshall, Charles Wesley Emerson College professor, to present “My Elizabeths: Confessions of a Serial Biographer” at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 in Root Hall, A-264.
She is the
|Theodore Dreiser Visiting Writers Series featuring Lynn Melnick
Poet Lynn Melnick will read for the writers series at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1 in the Landini Center for the Performing and Fine Arts, University Art Gallery.
Lynn Melnick is the author of Landscape with Sex and Violence (YesYes Books, 2017) and If I Should Say I Have Hope (YesYes Books, 2012). She is a fellow at the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers and serves on the Executive Board of VIDA: Women in Literary Arts. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. [https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/lynn-melnick]
This event is free and open to the public.
This series was established by the English Department in 2013.
PS: it’s National Poetry Month!