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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Lily Hoang

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Lily Hoang is the author of five books, including A Bestiary (winner of the inaugural Cleveland State University Poetry Center’s Nonfiction Contest) and Changing (recipient of a PEN Open Books Award). With Joshua Marie Wilkinson, she edited the anthologyThe Force of What’s Possible: Writers on Accessibility and the Avant-Garde

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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Bruno Latour

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Bruno Latour

The English Department is pleased to announce that our 2016 Yusko Ward-Phillips lecturer is Bruno Latour. Professor Latour will speak at 6:30 pm Thursday, November 3, on "Does the Body Politic Need a New Body?" in the McKenna Hall Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public, no tickets required.…

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Thomas McGonigle

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

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Biography: Thomas McGonigle of Patchogue, Brooklyn, Dublin, Sofia, Douglas, AZ.

Lives in Manhattan.

Educated at St. Francis de Sales School, Patchogue High School, University College, Dublin, Beloit College, Hollins College and Columbia University for what it was all worth……

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

Lecture: Ann Curzan

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Location: Morris Inn Private Dining Room

Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of English at the University of Michigan, Anne Curzan also holds appointments in the Department of Linguistics and the School of Education. Widely published on historical and contemporary linguistics, especially gender and language, Curzan currently is completing a popular guide to English usage and serving as a regular contributor to blogs and public radio. Her groundbreaking Gender Shifts in the History of English

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Benjamin Kohlmann, “Slow Politics: Modernism, Reform, and the Idea of the Welfare State”

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Location: 214 O'Shaughnessy Hall

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Benjamin Kohlmann  is the author of Committed Styles: Modernism, Politics and Left-Wing Literature  in the 1930s  (Oxford UP), on the Auden circle's flirtation with Communism. He is also the editor of Edward Upward and Left-Wing Literary Culture in Britain (Ashgate) and co-editor of Utopian Spaces of Modernism: British Literature and Culture 1885-1945 

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Cynthia Cruz

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Location: Eck Center Auditorium

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Cynthia Cruz is the author of four collections of poetry, including three with Four Way Books: The Glimmering Room (2012), Wunderkammer (2014), and How the End Begins (2016). Cruz has received fellowships from Yaddo and the MacDowell Colony as well as a Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University. She has an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College in writing and an MFA in Art Criticism & Writing from the School of Visual Arts. Cruz is currently pursuing a PhD in German Studies at Rutgers University. She teaches at Sarah Lawrence College.…

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Religion & Lit Conversation: Dante, Dracula, Delillo

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Location: B024 McKenna Hall

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Please join us as we welcome issues 47.2 and 47.3 into print with another stimulating conversation hosted in the Religion & Literature conference room. Our open forum conversation begins with a short panel titled “Dante, Dracula, and DeLillo” presented by Notre Dame graduate students Thomas Graff, Cesar Soto, and Finola Prendergast.…

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