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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

  • Open Mic NIght

    Friday, December 5, 2014 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Bartleby (UMBC's Creative Arts Journal), The English Council of Majors, and Peace & a Cup of Joe are host an open mic night dedicated to poetry, music, and coffee on Friday, December 5 from...
  • Open Studio: Amanda Fiore

    Friday, December 5, 2014 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Every month, the Creative Alliance hosts a "First Friday" where one of the artists in residence opens his/her studio to the public. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet the artists. On December...
  • Fiction Reading: Amanda Fiore

    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    For the past five weeks with Creative Alliance, Amanda Fiore, a part-time Lecturer in the Department of English, has been teaching a fiction workshop on "Reading to Write." She and her students...
  • Erika Meitner Poetry Reading

    Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:15 PM – 9:30 PM
    On Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:15 in the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery, Judaic Studies is hosting a poetry reading by Erika Meitner. Come join us for this free event; all are welcome. Erika...
  • Fall Colloquium Series: Lia Purpura

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    In both poetry and prose, Lia Purpura is interested in looking hard at that which is passed over, off limits, degraded, or even ruined. While her essays range in their stances (from biological to...
  • English Major FAQ Luncheon

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Are you an English major? Do you want to be an English major? Join us on Wednesday, November 12, from noon to 1 PM in PAHB 428, the English conference room. English majors and prospective majors...
  • The Mathematics of Being Human

    A New One-Act Play by Michele Osherow and Manil Suri
    Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Students, faculty, community, and friends are all invited to The Mathematics of Being Human, a new one-act play by Michele Osherow (English) and Manil Suri (Math). The play, directed by Alan...
  • The Mathematics of Being Human

    A New One-Act Play by Michele Osherow and Manil Suri
    Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Students, faculty, community, and friends are all invited to The Mathematics of Being Human, a new one-act play by Michele Osherow (English) and Manil Suri (Math). The play, directed by Alan...
  • Fall Colloquium Series: Deborah Rudacille

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    The labor activism stemming from fires that consumed the lives of female garment workers in Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2012 and New York City a century earlier, the fight against mountaintop removal in...
  • Arvind Krishna Mehrotra Lecture

    Translating the Indian Past: The Poets’ Experience
    Monday, October 13, 2014 at 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, one of India's most celebrated contemporary poets and an acclaimed translator of Indian literature, will talk about how three important Indian poets (Toru Dutt, AK...