Upcoming Events By Month
Monday, October 2, 2017
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Thursday, October 5, 2017
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.…
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Erik Fuhrer is interested in literary boundary crossings, manifested most recently in representations of the nonhuman and transgressions between human and nonhuman subjects in modernist literature. He is inspired by hybrid forms of literary expression that elide genre boundaries as well as by quiet, lyric poetry that often achieves the same transgressions more subtly. He is currently also a PhD student in English at Notre Dame where he is a presidential fellow. His work has previously appeared in The Long Island Quarterly, First Literary Review East, The Fib Review, The Shotglass Journal…
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Reading at Notre Dame by Abby Burns, Gabi Nintunze and Daniel Tharp.
Abby Burns, Gabi Nintunze and Daniel Tharp will read at Notre Dame on Wednesday October 25, 2017, at 7:45 p.m. in the Geddes Hall Auditorium.
In 2015, Abby earned her BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she studied English literature, creative writing, and rhetoric. Her writing primarily focuses on how grief and loss work to shatter our sense of normality. Queer rhetorical theory and writers like James Baldwin, Jeanette Winterson, and Toni Morrison, all influence her work. Abby’s other interests include social movements, intersectional feminism, migration studies, and cheese curds. …