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November 17th, 2015

  • 4:00pm: 2015 Dixon Award Presentations by English Majors Emile Dultra and Emma Post
    Dixon Award grant recipients Emile Dultra and Emma Post will present their research findings to faculty, students, and the community.  Please join us in celebrating their work.  In addition, this will be a unique opportunity for junior English majors to ask questions about the $2,500 research and travel grant and how to apply.

November 11th, 2015

  • Image preview 5:30pm: A Fiction Reading by Percival Everett
    Percival Everett is Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Southern California and the author of nearly thirty books, including Percival Everett by Virgil Russell, Assumption, Erasure, I Am Not Sidney Poitier, and Glyph. He is the recipient of the Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, the Believer Book Award, and the 2006 PEN USA Center Award for Fiction. He has fly fished the west for over thirty years. He lives in Los Angeles.

November 2nd, 2015

  • Image preview 4:30pm: Oh God My Cousin: Thoughts At the Intersection of Life and Literature
    Please join the English department for a faculty colloquium with Lyell Asher.  Professor Asher will give a talk entitled, “Oh God My Cousin:  Thoughts At the Intersection of Life and Literature.”  Refreshments will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you there!

October 29th, 2015

  • Image preview 5:30pm: A Fiction Reading by John Treat
    John Whittier Treat, a native of New Haven, joined the Yale faculty in 1999 after teaching for eighteen years at the University of Washington, Berkeley, Stanford and Texas. He has been Professor Emeritus at Yale since 2014. He continues to teach courses in modern Japanese literature and criticism, and occasionally Korean studies and LGBT studies.  He has recently completed his first novel, The Rise and Fall of the Yellow House and is at work on a second, First Consonants.  This event is co-sponsored by the departments of English, History, and Gender Studies.

October 16th, 2015

  • Image preview 3:00pm - 4:00pm: John F. Callahan Acquisition Announcement and Open House Reception
    Lewis & Clark College Special Collections and Archives are excited to announce the acquisition of the John F. Callahan Literary Archives.  Please join us for an Open House Reception on Friday, October 16, from 3-4 pm in the Heritage Room of Watzek Library.

April 29th, 2015

  • 7:00pm: Senior Poetry Reading
    Please join us as the 2014-2015 Lewis & Clark College Writer’s Series concludes with readings of original works of poetry by senior students from Mary Szybist’s Advanced Poetry Writing course.  Refreshments will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you there!

April 28th, 2015

  • 7:00pm: Senior Fiction Reading
    Please join us for readings of original works of fiction by senior students from the Advanced Fiction Writing course.  Refreshments will be provided.   We look forward to seeing you there!

April 22nd, 2015

  • 7:00pm: Literary Review Release Party!
    The Literary Review, Lewis & Clark’s student-run literary magazine will be celebrating the release of this year’s edition with food and good company.  The magazine features poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction written by students from various majors. Please join us!

April 21st, 2015

April 1st, 2015

  • Image preview 4:00pm: Lorry Lokey Faculty Excellence Awards Ceremony & Reception

    Lewis & Clark is proud to recognize and support distinguished faculty in the College of Arts and Sciences through the Lorry Lokey Faculty Excellence Awards.  For 2015, the interim dean of the college of arts and sciences, Jerusha Detweiler-Bedell, will present the award to four faculty members selected for their inspired teaching, rigorous scholarship, demonstrated leadership, and creative accomplishments: