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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Marilynne Robinson


Location: Dahnke Ballroom, Duncan Student Center

The Office of the President welcomes novelist and essayist Marilynne Robinson to campus Wednesday, September 19, 2018, for the first lecture in this year's Notre Dame Forum. The forum’s theme is “The Catholic Artistic Heritage,” broadly conceived.

"Writing Faith: A Conversation with Marilynne Robinson" will be moderated by English Professor Susannah Monta. This event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:00 pm.…

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

2018 Duffy Lecture: Deidre Lynch


Location: Eck Auditorium

The English Department is pleased to announce that our 2018 Joseph M. Duffy Lecturer is Deidre Shauna Lynch, the Ernest Bernbaum Professor of Literature at Harvard University. Professor Lynch's lecture, "The Unwritten History of the Woman of Genius (Austen, Staël, Siddons):  What She Says, Goes," will take place at 5:30 pm Thursday, September 20, in the Eck Visitors Center Auditorium. A reception will follow.…

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Farid Matuk


Location: Eck Visitor Center

An evening of poetry and conversation with poet Farid Matuk, Associate Professor, Department of English, The University of Arizona.

Matuk, whose linguistic inventiveness continually presses against the confining syntaxes of racist, sexist, and colonialist dehumanization, was born in Peru to Peruvian and Syrian parents, immigrated to the US at 6 and was undocumented until the age of 13. Matuk will read from his latest collection, The Real Horse, sign books and take questions from the audience.  …

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

From Iceland to the Americas Conference

Location: Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

Iceland Poster

A three-day international conference exploring the impact brief medieval Norse settlements have had on cultural imagination in and of the Americas--in novels, poetry, history, politics, arts and crafts, comics, films, and video games.…

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