English Department Events



Thursday, October 15 Honor Society Sponsored Theater trip

The English Honor Society is sponsoring a trip to the Guthrie Theater to see To Kill a Mockingbird on Thursday evening, October 15. Free tickets and transportation is offered to English majors. Email Honor Society officer Liz Hallgren ehallgre@macalester.edu to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Friday, October 16 Lunch Discussion for To Kill a Mockingbird

12-1:00 the English Honor Society is hosting a discussion lunch for the play and the book in Old Main 4th Floor Lounge. Open to all students, faculty, and staff. Pizza.

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Wed., Oct 28 Marlon James and A Brief History of Seven Killings Celebration

4:30-6:00 in Lowe Dayton Commons in the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Building. Macalester College celebrates Marlon James and the success of his novel A Brief History of Seven Killings. President Brian Rosenberg, Provost Karine Moe, and English Department Chair Daylanne English will host the celebration. Remarks at 4:45pm. Light refreshments. Watch for an email or Piper notice with a place to RSVP.


Special Halloween treat Night in the English Dept. - FRIDAY not WEDNESDAY

On Friday, Oct 30, 4:30-6:00, the English department is hosting a Halloween Party with the return of Walking Dead Veggie Tacos and other scary treats. Literary themed costumes are admired.

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Wednesday, NOvember 11- ACTC Poetry Reading - Lynn Emanuel

7:00 pm in JBD Hall in Campus Center. Free and open to the public.