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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Americanist Seminar: Michael Trask

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Location: 210 Debartolo Hall

Professor Trask will be giving a lecture that gives us new ways to understand the politics of cults in the 1970s and, in their uptake in the fictions of William S. Burroughs and Robert Coover, new ways to understand their place in twentieth century American literature.

Michael Trask is Guy M. Davenport professor of English at the University of Kentucky where he writes and teaches on twentieth- and twenty-first century American literature and culture, Queer Theory, and Feminism. His latest book, Camp Sites: Sex, Politics, and Academic Style in Postwar Culture

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Kim Yideum

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

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Kim Yideum has published five books of poetry—A Stain in the Shape of a Star (2005), Cheer Up, Femme Fatale (2007), The Unspeakable Lover (2011), Song of Berlin, Dahlem (2013), and Hysteria (2014). Her work has been adapted into a play (The Metamorphosis, 2014) and a film (After School

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

MFA Thesis Reading

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Location: Regis Philbin Studio Theatre

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Second year students of the Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at the University of Notre Dame will be reading from their final theses at the Regis Philbin Studio Theater in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on April 20th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

This event is free, but you will need a ticket to attend. You can get your ticket at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.…

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

2016 Duffy Lecture: Virginia Jackson

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Location: Oak Room - South Dining Hall

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The English Department is pleased to announce that our 2016 Joseph M. Duffy Lecturer is Virginia Jackson of the University of California, Irvine. Professor Jackson's lecture, "American Poetry in Public," will take place at 5:00 pm in the Oak Room of the South Dining Hall. A reception will follow.…

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Friday, April 29, 2016

Creative Writing Honors Concentrators & Concentrators Reading

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Reading at Notre Dame by graduating Creative Writing Honors Concentrators and Concentrators.

Graduating students of the undergraduate Creative Writing Honors Concentration & Concentrators at the University of Notre Dame will be reading from their final theses at the Hammes Bookstore on April 29th, 2016 at 3:30 p.m.…

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