English Department Events

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT EVENTS FALL 2014

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1 at 7:00PM - MARLON JAMES' BOOK LAUNCH

At Common Good Books, Marlon James reads from his new book, A Brief History of Seven Killings, a lyrical, masterfully written epic that explores the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in the late 1970s. Refreshments following.

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Friday, October 3 at 4:00 - Daisy Hernandez Reading and Q&A

At the Mac Cultural House, Daisy Hernandez will read from her memoir, A Cup of Water Under My Bed. A Q&A will follow. Light refreshments.

Wang Ping Photo

tuesday, October 7 at 6:00 pm - voices for Victory including Wang Ping

At Boy Scout Base Camp at Fort Snelling. The Emma Norton Series invites you to to and an evening of powerful stories from four extraordinary women including Cathy Wurzer, Sharon Sales Belton, Jearlyn Steele and Wang Ping (English Professor at Macalester College) For more information and to register visit http://emmanorton.org/specialevents.htm. 

Bryce Milligan Photo

thursday, october 16 at 12:00 noon - Bryce Milligan Reading

In Old Main 4th Floor Lounge. Pizza.

Stephen Smiths Book Cover

Monday, November 10 at 7:00 pm - Stephen Smith's Book Launch

At Common Good Books, Stephen Smith reads from his new book, The First Lady of Radio: Eleanor Roosevelt's Historic Broadcasts. Refreshments following.

Scott Gannis photo

Thursday, november 13 at 12:00 noon - scott gannis performance workshop

In Old Main 4th Floor Lounge. Pizza.