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In a mood of faith and hope my work goes on. A ream of fresh paper lies on my desk waiting for the next book. I am a writer and I take up my pen and write.Pearl S. Buck

Events

Current English Scheduling of Events

Spring 2015

More Info January 29th Reading by Tiphanie Yanique
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Tiphanie Yanique reads from her fiction as part of the Spring 2015 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series.
  • Featuring: Tiphanie Yanique
More Info February 19th Reading by Dawn Lundy Martin
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Dawn Lundy Martin reads from her poetry as part of the Spring 2015 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series.
  • Featuring: Dawn Lundy Martin
February 20th English Department Roundtable (EDR)
When: Friday, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Presenter: TBA
    Moderator: TBA
  • Featuring:
  • Copies of the paper available in the EDR mailbox in the English Dept mailroom (GS 250 by grad student boxes) and on the EDR Blackboard site. Refreshments will be served.
February 26th Reading by Renato Rosaldo
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Featuring: Renato Rosaldo
  • Sponsored by MITWS
March 4th Seminar with Farah Jasmine Griffin
When: Wednesday, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Please RSVP to: ser93@cornell.edu
  • Featuring: Farah Jasmine Griffin (Columbia)
March 5th Gellman Lecture with Farah Jasmine Griffin
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall

  • Featuring: Farah Jasmine Griffin (Columbia)
  • The Gellman Lecture, featuring a distinguished scholar of modern literature, was established by a generous gift by Wendy Rosenthal Gellman '81, who majored in English at Cornell.
March 6th English Department Roundtable (EDR)
When: Friday, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Presenter: TBA
    Moderator: TBA
  • Featuring:
  • Copies of the paper available in the EDR mailbox in the English Dept mailroom (GS 250 by grad student boxes) and on the EDR Blackboard site. Refreshments will be served.
More Info March 12th The Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading with J. Robert Lennon & Valzhyna Mort
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Dept. of English Creative Writing Program professors J. Robert Lennon and Valzhyna Mort deliver the Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading as part of the Spring 2015 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series.
  • Featuring:
  • J. Robert Lennon
  • Valzhyna Mort
  • The Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading was created in 2002 by family and friends of Richard Cleaveland, Cornell Class of ’74, to honor his memory.
March 13th Symposium: "Senses of Romanticism"
When: Friday, 12:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Featuring:
  • Miranda Burgess (U. of British Columbia)
  • Andrea Henderson (UC Irvine)
  • Jon Klancher (Carnegie Mellon)
  • Orrin Wang (U. of Maryland)
  • Co-sponsored by the Society for the Humanities
March 18th First Annual Collation Lectures
When: Wednesday, 4:30pm
Location: 120 Physical Sciences Building (PSB)
  • The Collation Lectures are held in conjunction with the English Department PhD Open House.

    Lectures given by Amanda Jo Goldstein and Dagmawi Woubshet, with responses by Danielle Fuentes Morgan and Ben Tam.
  • Featuring:
  • Amanda Jo Goldstein
  • Dagmawi Woubshet
  • Danielle Fuentes Morgan
  • Ben Tam
March 19th Lecture by Derek Attridge (U. of York)
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Featuring: Derek Attridge (U. of York)
March 19th Seminar with Derek Attridge (U. of York)
When: Thursday, 10:00am
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Featuring: Derek Attridge (U. of York)
March 20th English Department Roundtable (EDR)
When: Friday, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Presenter: TBA
    Moderator: TBA
  • Featuring:
  • Copies of the paper available in the EDR mailbox in the English Dept mailroom (GS 250 by grad student boxes) and on the EDR Blackboard site. Refreshments will be served.
April 10th English Department Roundtable (EDR)
When: Friday, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Presenter: TBA
    Moderator: TBA
  • Featuring:
  • Copies of the paper available in the EDR mailbox in the English Dept mailroom (GS 250 by grad student boxes) and on the EDR Blackboard site. Refreshments will be served.
April 17th Theory Reading Group Conference
When: Friday, 0:00pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Start time TBA
  • Featuring:
April 18th Theory Reading Group Conference
When: Saturday, 0:00pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Start time TBA
  • Featuring:
More Info April 23rd Reading by Stephen Yenser
When: Thursday, 4:30pm
Location: Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Stephen Yenser reads from his poetry as part of the Spring 2015 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series.
  • Featuring: Stephen Yenser
April 24th English Department Roundtable (EDR)
When: Friday, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: English Lounge, 258 Goldwin Smith Hall
  • Presenter: TBA
    Moderator: TBA
  • Featuring:
  • Copies of the paper available in the EDR mailbox in the English Dept mailroom (GS 250 by grad student boxes) and on the EDR Blackboard site. Refreshments will be served.