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Saturday, August 18, 2012

First-Year Orientation

Location: McKenna Hall

Orientation weekend is held each fall to introduce parents and students to campus life and to help them become more familiar with the University of Notre Dame.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Poetry & Poetics Presentation


Location: 232 DeBartolo Hall

Aug 29: Henry Weinfield: ‘The Bright Light of Shipwreck’: Oppen’s Of Being Numerous and the Question of Objectivist Theory

The Poetry & Poetics Group returns in the fall and we have exciting plans in store. Our aim is for meetings to be lively, structured, and regular, and to that end we’ve come up with a format that is equal parts reading group and traditional workshop. Each of the five scheduled sessions will feature a speaker giving a targeted and fairly brief (not more than 20 minute) presentation centered in most cases on a book of poems, which will be followed by a group-wide conversation. We hope to obtain funds from ISLA that will allow us to provide all participants with copies of the books under discussion.…

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