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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

  • GRE Essay Writing Workshop

    Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM
    Are you taking the GRE in Fall 2016 or Spring 2017? The GRE requires students to write an Issue Essay and an Analysis Essay under timed conditions. But you are not alone. Join the Department of...
  • Little Free Library Grand Opening

    Monday, October 3, All Day
    Want something to read that is fresh, new, and not assigned by a professor? Beginning Monday, October 3, 2016, the Department of English will be hosting UMBC's very first Little Free Library in...
  • Medieval and Early Modern Studies Colloquium Lecture

    The Islamicate Geographies of "The Female Wits"
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, Dr. Bernadette Andrea--the Celia Jacobs Endowed Professor at the University of Texas, San Antonio--will deliver a lecture in the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery as...
  • English MA Student Reception

    Friday, September 23, 2016 at 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    The time has arrived once again for our now traditional, every-semester MA student reception--a wonderful opportunity for MA students and English Department faculty to get to know one another and...
  • English Open House for UMBC 50

    Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Nearly every student who came to UMBC took at least one English course, and many have left a legacy through Bartleby or the Retriever. Join us to relive the memories and tour our new department...
  • English Happy Hour for UMBC 50

    Friday, September 16, 2016 at 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    "Thou'rt a scholar; let us therefore eat and drink" (and the drinks and hors d'oeuvres are on us). Stop in to visit with former classmates and faculty in the English Department's new fourth floor...
  • Leonard Schwartz Lecture, "The Poetics of Conversation..."

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    On Wednesday, September 14, 2016, from 4 to 6 PM in the Performing Arts and Humanities Building (Room 216), Professor Leonard Schwartz will deliver his talk entitled, "The Poetics of Conversation:...
  • English Department Welcome Event

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Another exciting year is beginning at UMBC, and the Department of English would like to welcome our incoming students with a get-together on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, from 11:00 AM to 12:00...
  • Commencement Party for Graduating Seniors

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The English Department would like to take the opportunity to congratulate our graduating seniors on their upcoming graduation from UMBC. In these few remaining weeks as you finish your coursework...
  • Bartleby 2016 Release Event

    Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The time has arrived for the next edition of Bartleby. Our 2016 Bartleby release event will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Albin O. Kuhn Library. Come join us for...