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English Department Welcomes New Faculty

Author: Andrew Deliyannides

The English Department is pleased to welcome new faculty to campus this fall:

Profile Karnes

Michelle Karnes

Associate Professor of English

PhD from: University of Pennsylvania

Joins us from: Stanford University, where she was Associate Professor

Specialties:  Late medieval literature, philosophy, and religion…

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Christina Pugh, Poetry Reading


Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Christina Pugh is the author of four full-length books of poems: Perception(Four Way Books, forthcoming 2017); Grains of the Voice (Northwestern University Press, 2013); Restoration (TriQuarterly Books, 2008); and Rotary (Word Press, 2004); and the chapbook Gardening at Dusk (Wells College Press, 2002). Her poems have appeared in journals such as the Atlantic Monthly

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Monday, October 2, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Digital Humanities Lightning Talks and Panel


Location: Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

Digital Humanitites

5-minute presentations by the following faculty speakers on their Digital Humanities projects, followed by Q+A:

Dan Johnson (ND, Center for Digital Scholarship) on “New Developments in Digital Humanities”…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Johannes Göransson Reading


Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore


Johannes Göransson will read on October 4, 2017 in the Hammes campus bookstore.

Johannes will read from his three recent books of translation - Hackers by Aase Berg, Which once had been meadow by Ann Jäderlund and Sense Violence

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

2017 Duffy Lecture: Robert Levine


Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

Robert Levine

The English Department is pleased to announce that our 2017 Joseph M. Duffy Lecturer is Robert S. Levine, Distinguished University Professor of the University of Maryland. Professor Levine's lecture, "Frederick Douglass in Fiction: From Harriet Beecher Stowe to John Updike and James McBride" will take place at 5:30 pm, Thursday, October 5, in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art. A reception will follow.…

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