The Visiting Writers' Series, presented by the Department of Literature, is proud welcome writer and poet Alex Chee to campus for a reading of his works.Alexander Chee received a prestigious Whiting Award for his first novel, Edinburgh, which was described by the New York Times as “haunting” and “incendiary” and by the Washington Post as a “lovely, nuanced, never predictable portrait of a ...more
The Visiting Writers Series, presented by the Department of Literature, is esctatic to host its Alumni Reading. Three CAS alumni read from their debut collections of poetry: Baltimore resident ABDUL ALI, MFA ’13, is the author of Trouble Sleeping, winner of Western Michigan University’s 2014 New Issues Poetry Prize. JENNY MOLBERG, MFA ’09, of Warrensburg, MO, is the author of Marvels of the ...more
The Department of Literature is excited to host its 2016 LIT Day event on Wednesday, April 20th in both the Literature Lounge (BAT 230) and the Humanities Lab (BAT 228). Come out as our graduating seniors present their research findings from the semester in their Capstone projects. This is an all day event (9am - 5pm) and public attendance is free and encouraged!