• "Writers at Work" series, featuring Andrea Davis
    February 28 12:00pm
    Ever wanted to know what's involved with researching and interviewing for a story you want to publish? Come hear about this aspect of writing for publication in this talk by Andrea Davis. Andrea's talk is part of the English Department's "Writers at Work" series which brings local professionals who are working in writin more »
  • Dr. Richard A. Pegg Presents, "Cartographic Traditions in East Asian Maps"
    February 28 12:00pm
    Dr. Richard A. Pegg is currently Director and Curator of Asian Art for the MacLean Collection, outside Chicago, and author of the book Cartographic Traditions in East Asian Maps. Join us as Dr. Pegg presents: "Cartographic Traditions in East Asian Maps" Maps are the manifestation of an intellectual construct of physical and met more »
  • Liberal Arts Talks presents Gail Bennett: "Ah Ha! Second-level Writing Helps Students Overcome Writing Barriers"
    March 01 4:00pm
    Professor Gail Bennett (English) presents "Ah Ha! Second-level Writing Helps Students Overcome Writing Barriers." Second-level writing and visual imagery connect to reinforce essential concepts in writing. Students are transformed when they see how rhetorical concepts will enrich work in their disciplines and transfer to their pro more »
  • Liberal Arts Talks presents Terry Kirts: "The Chowder Diaries: Immersion Memoir Writing and the Communal Foods of Southeastern Illinois"
    March 02 4:00pm
    Professor Terry Kirts (English) presents "The Chowder Diaries: Immersion Memoir Writing and the Communal Foods of Southeastern Illinois." Rather than simply writing from memory, many memoirists now immerse themselves in the places, people, and characters of their early lives to answer old questions and encounter new material. See more »
  • English Major Coffee Hours
    March 07 1:00pm
    Join us for the 2018 Spring Semester English Major Coffee Hours. Enjoy refreshments, get valuable updates, and chat with your professors. We won't even give you a test. (And you don't have to be an English major to join us.) more »
Tuesday, February 20, 2018