Events Categorized: Faculty

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Devoney Looser to Speak in HRC Spring 2017 Speaker Series

Devoney Looser, Professor of English at Arizona State University, is a featured speaker in the Humanities Research Center’s Spring 2017 Speaker Series, co-sponsored by the Department of English. This series sponsors a set of speakers who will address questions related to some of the widely recognized names in the study of literature. Mr. Looser’s talk…

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HRC, Department of English Present Joseph Valente

The Humanities Research Center and Department of English are pleased to present Joseph Valente, Distinguished Professor of English and Disability Studies at SUNY/Buffalo, who will speak on “From Whiteboys to White Nationalism: A Joycean Prophecy of the Trump Phenomenon.” The event is free and open to the public.

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VCU Visiting Writers Series – Sonja Livingston & Scott Russell Sanders

VCU Visiting Writers  Sonja Livingston (Ladies Night at the Dreamland) & Scott Russell Sanders (Dancing in Dreamtime) 23 Feb 2017   7pm   VCU Cabell Library ​Sonja Livingston‘s latest book, Ladies Night at the Dreamland, has been called “a literary search and rescue” that combines imagination and research to conjure the lives of extraordinary and often overlooked historical women. She’s the author of the award-winning memoirs Queen of…

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Golumbia to Speak at Rice University

Associate Professor of English David Golumbia will present “Cyberlibertarianism: The Default Ideology of the Digital” at Rice University on Thursday, February 16. Well done, David!

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Theatre Department Presents Writing Our Way Out

Students from the Theatre Department who participated in the Open Minds Program have created a play based on English Associate Professor David Coogan’s co-authored book, Writing Our Way Out: Memoirs from Jail. Three performances have been scheduled, all in the Shafer Street Playhouse: opening night on December 9 and two performances on December 10 (2:00…

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