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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

  • Class Talk: Aaron Belz

    Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM
    Aaron Belz is the author of three books of poetry: The Bird Hoverer (2007), Lovely, Raspberry (2010), and Glitter Bomb (2014). He will be giving a talk on April 23, 2015 at 2:30 PM in the Fine...
  • English Presentations at URCAD

    Wednesday, April 22, All Day
    This year at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), the English Department has several exciting student presentations. We invite the UMBC community to come out and show...
  • CIRCA Catalyst: Interweaving Art and Poetry

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Join us on April 15, 2015, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, Room 216, as UMBC Director of Marketing Jenny O'Grady and UMBC Senior Lecturer and poet Michael...
  • "Brewing in Baltimore: An Alternative to Mainstream Media"

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Fern Shen is a veteran journalist, who worked at The Hartford Courant, The (Baltimore) Evening Sun and at The Washington Post for 17 years. In 2009 - with mainstream media here and across the...
  • "James Bertram Clarke: A Model for Africana Historiography"

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Join us for "The Multiple Selves of James Bertram Clarke: A Model for Africana Historiography," a lecture by Zita Nunes, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature and Director of...
  • Class Talk: Marion Elizabeth Rodgers

    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 8:30 AM – 9:45 AM
    Marion Elizabeth Rodgers will speak with the Advanced Journalism Seminar on March 31, 2015, at 8:30 AM in the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, Room 428. She is the foremost authority on...
  • Vega: Digital Publishing Platform for Scholarship

    Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Join us on Thursday, March 12, 2015, from 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM in the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, Room 216, for "Vega: Digital Publishing Platform for Scholarship" with Dr. Cheryl E....
  • Pratt Library Writing Contest

    Sunday, March 1, All Day
    Students and lovers of poetry, the Enoch Pratt Free Library and Little Patuxent Review are sponsoring a free poetry content for Maryland residents, age eighteen and older. Entries can address any...
  • Graduate Student Reception

    Friday, February 27, 2015 at 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    The MA program is growing and healthy with a long list of accomplishments about which we are proud. Only a year and half into the program, we already have thirteen students and will admit another...
  • Lecture: "The Glory of the Viking Ship"

    Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Join us for the Medieval & Early Modern Studies Annual Colloquium on Thursday, February 26, 2015, featuring Dr. Anders Winroth of Yale University's Department of History. Dr. Winroth will...