Department News and Upcoming Events

"Monuments and Public Memory: Past and Present Controversies Around Confederate Statues" (9/18)


A roundtable discussion and student activity session on the histories/controversies behind Confederate monuments, nationally and locally. The panel features Dr. Brandi Denison, Philosophy/Religious Studies assistant professor; Dr. Rosa De Jorio, Sociology/Anthropology/Social Work professor; Bill Delaney, Student Affairs assistant director; and Dr. Keith Cartwright, English professor. Dr. Linda Howell, English senior instructor, will serve as moderator.

Location: Writing Center (4/2501)
Time: 11:00 a.m. - noon
Sponsor: College of Arts and Sciences


Brown Bag Series Presents "Call of the Wires: What You Don't Know About Jack London" (9/19)


Sigma Tau Delta and the Department of English present their first Brown Bag of the semester! Dr. Jennifer Lieberman will present a talk on fourth chapter of her new book: "Power Lines: Electricity in American Life and Letters." Bring lunch and join us for an exciting talk about Jack London's time as an electrian and the influence it had on his work. Followed by a Q&A.

Location: Writing Center (4/2501)
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Sigma Tau Delta, Department of English