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November 19th, 2014
The Letters of Ralph Ellison: “Who Knows But That On the Lower Frequencies I Speak For [Me]?”
Professor John Callahan will discuss how Ellison’s letters, when published in 2016, will become an indispensable autobiographical source for new interpretations of his essays and fiction as well as for understanding the America he lived in and helped shape.
November 5th, 2014
Fiction Reading by Peyton Marshall
Please join the English Department for an evening with fiction writer Peyton Marshall. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Tin House, and A Public Space among others, as well as the recent release of her debut novel, Goodhouse.
Refreshments will be provided.
October 30th, 2014
A Poetry Reading by Henry Carlile
Please join the English department for an evening of poetry with Henry Carlile, who will read from his most recent publication, Oregon. Refreshments will be provided.
October 23rd, 2014
A Fiction Reading by Alexis Smith
The English department is delighted to welcome author Alexis Smith. Her first novel, Glaciers, was published by Tin House Books. Her second novel, Islands, is forthcoming from Houghton Mifflin.
September 29th, 2014
An Evening with Poet Marilyn Chin
Please join us for a special evening with poet Marilyn Chin! This event is co-sponsored by Lewis & Clark College’s Department of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement and the English Department. It is free and open to the public.
September 16th, 2014
Director Shaye Areheart to Discuss The Columbia University Publishing Course
The English department is delighted to welcome former Vice President and Publisher of two imprints at Random House, Shaye Areheart for a second evening to discuss the Columbia University Publishing Course, which she currently directs. The Columbia University Publishing Course has – for more than 60 years – been training young men and women for careers as editors, literary agents, publishers, designers, publicists and more. Graduates can be found in every kind of job, at major magazines and publishing houses across the nation.
September 15th, 2014
A Conversation with Shaye Areheart
Please join Professor Pauls Toutonghi for a conversation with publisher and Director of Columbia University Publishing Course Shay Areheart.
May 10th, 2014
11:00am - 1:00pm:
English Department Senior Reception
English graduates and their guests are cordially invited to a reception to celebrate students graduating with a major or a minor in the department. Please RSVP to email@example.com.
May 1st, 2014
History and English Office Crawl
Join the English & History Departments in a collaborative Fourth Floor Office Crawl in Miller!
April 24th, 2014
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!