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Department of English

Events Calendar 2019-2020

Events Calendar 2019-2020


Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club: Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale— 7:30 p.m., July 14.
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

 

Student Awards and Sigma Tau Induction Ceremony - May 2020
English Student Awards and Sigma Tau Delta Virtual Induction Ceremony — May 2020.

 

Past Events

Photo of Students in Graduation Gowns Throwing Their Mortarboard Hats in the Air. Click for larger display

Summer Commencement, August 27 — Pollak Theatre

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M.A. and M.F.A. Orientation, September 4 — 4:30 pm, Library, Rooms 101 and 102

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Fall Convocation, September 6 — 12:00 pm, OceanFirst Bank Center

Photo of Alexandra Kleeman, upcoming Visiting Writer. Click for larger display.
Alexandra Kleeman, September 17 — 4:30 pm, Wilson Auditorium
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

Image Shows Announcement for Open House on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Monmouth University. Click to register online.
Monmouth University Open House, October 13

Q&A with Dr. Daniel Weeks, Oct. 25 — 4:00 pm, English Lounge


Ghost Stories Reading on Oct. 29 — 7:00 pm, Withey Chapel

Life After Monmouth Workshop Series: “Thinking About Graduate School?”, Oct. 30 — 3:00 pm, Wilson 310

Ink & Electricity Lecture, Dr. Priya Joshi, October 30 — 5:00 pm, Wilson 104

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Taije Silverman, November 18 — 4:30pm, Wilson Auditorium
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

Life After Monmouth Workshop Series: “Thinking About Academic Conferences?”, Nov. 21 — 3:00 pm, Bey Hall 201

“Reading and Celebration with Melissa Febos, Mihaela Moscaliuc, and Michael Waters,” Dec. 11 — 6:30pm, words! Bookstore

Photo image of Toni Morrison Day schedule of events at Monmouth University
Toni Morrison Day, February 18 — 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., Wilson 104, Magill Commons 107, Library 101 & 102

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Blind Date with a Book, March 4 — 10-4 p.m., Library
Sigma Tau Delta

 

Life After Monmouth Workshop Series: “How to Talk to Editors & Agents”, March 11 — Cancelled due to University closure.
Sigma Tau Delta

Photo image of flyer for Lives of the 'Brows" lecture event on March 11, 2020. Click for larger display imagePhoto of Dr. Max Cavitch. Click for larger display image.

“Lives of the ‘Brow’: Autobiography, Taste, Ethics” by Dr. Max Cavitch, March 11 –Cancelled due to University closure.
Lowbrow, Middlebrow, Highbrow: Interventions in Cultural Studies Lecture

 

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Jordy Rosenberg, POSTPONED
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

 

 

Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club: Colm Tóibín’s Brooklyn, April 21, 2020.
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

 


Student Scholarship Week 2020

 

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Michael Imperioli, CANCELLED
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

 


Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club: Joan Didion’s Play It As It Lays — 7:30 p.m., May 12, 2020.
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club, May 26, 2020
Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club: Jeffrey Eugenides’ The Virgin Suicides — 7:30 p.m., May 26, 2020.
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020


Virtual Tuesday Night Book Club: James Baldwin’s Go Tell It on the Mountain— 7:30 p.m., June 23.
Visiting Writers Series 2019-2020

 

 

2018-2019 Events