News & Events

Latest News

English graduate student wins Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Author: Carrie Gates

César Soto wants to know how the spark of political revolution can transform religious concepts of community and inclusion. To better understand the issue, he’s turning to the literature of England, Ireland, and Mexico in the late 1700s and early 1800s. Soto, a Ph.D. candidate in Notre Dame’s Department of English, has been awarded a Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for 2016-17 to support his project.

Read More

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

MFA 2nd Year Reading Fall 2016

-

Location: Hospitality Room, Reckers, South Dining Hall

Taeyin ChoGlueck, Luis Lopez-Maldonado, & Tania Sarfraz will help you discover that writing is an art and an art and beyond.

Taeyin ChoGlueck is a third culture kid birthed by North America and South Korea. She is the co-founder of Stage for Change, a non-profit group that puts unheard voices that question identity on the stage. Taeyin’s play (through ND Theater NOW), The Pink Pope

Read More

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Ernest Sandeen Memorial Reading with Claudia Rankine & Solmaz Sharif

-

Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Crandss

This biannual literary event commemorates our esteemed colleague, the poet, scholar and teacher, Ernest Sandeen. A distinguished senior poet is invited to give the reading and selects a younger poet to read alongside him or her, thus honoring both Ernest Sandeen’s accomplishment as a poet and his many decades of mentorship at the University of Notre Dame. In this spirit, Claudia Rankine

Read More

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Kyle Muntz, Sparks Prize Winner 2016

-

Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Reading at the University of Notre Dame by the 2016 Sparks Prize Winner, Kyle Muntz

Kyle Muntz will read Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at Hammes Campus Bookstore on Notre Dame. The reading begins at 7:30 PM. It is free and open to the public.

Kyle Muntz is the author of five novels: Scary People (2015, Eraserhead Press), Green Lights

Read More

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Luis Bravo, Javier Etchevarren & Virginia Lucas

-

Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Luis Bravo, Javier Etchevarren, and Virginia Lucas will read Wednesday, Feburary 15, 2017, at Hammes Campus Bookstore on Notre Dame. The reading begins at 7:00 PM. It is free and open to the public.

Luis Bravo has published ten books and recordings of poetry since 1984, including Árbol Veloz, a referential work in Latin American multimedia poetry; Tamudando

Read More

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Michael Collins Reading

-

Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Michael Collins will read Wednesday, Feburary 22, 2017, at Hammes Campus Bookstore on Notre Dame. The reading begins at 7:00 PM. It is free and open to the public.

Michael Collins is the author of ten works of fiction. His work has been translated into seventeen languages. His novel The Keepers of Truth

Read More