Fri., April 25, 3:30 p.m. Colloquium: Alan Johnson, “Indian Jungles: Why They Matter in Literature” in LA 256.
Fri., April 25, 3:30-5 p.m. Colloquium on Narrative: Dr. Jeremy Thomas from the Department of Sociology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice, and Karee Garvin, a graduate student in the Department of Anthropology. Hosted by Dr. Paul Sivitz from the Department of History in LA 324.
Sat., April 26, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Black Rock and Sage Writ-A-Thon in REND 213.
Thurs., May 1, 3:30 p.m. Dissertation Colloquium: Kelly Meyer, “Postcolonial Indifference and Desire in Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things, Ahdaf Soueif’s The Map of Love, and Edwidge Danticat’s The Farming of Bones” in LA 256.
Fri., May 2, 3:30 p.m. Dissertation Colloquium: Elise Barker, “Jane Austen in Postmodern Popular Culture” in LA 256.
Thurs., May 8, 1:30 p.m. Dissertation Colloquium: Derik Robertson, “Optics and Sympathy: How Nathaniel Hawthorne Establishes an Existential Understanding of Being” in LA 256.
Fri. May 9, 10 a.m., English Graduate Student Graduation Ceremony and Reception. The reception follows the ceremony with food and drinks. Regalia or business dress. Location: Hellwig Residence.
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