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October 16th, 2018

September 25th, 2018

  • Eric Schlosser 5:00pm: Eric Schlosser, Bestselling Author of Fast Food Nation & Command and Control 

    Eric Schlosser explores subjects ignored by the mainstream media and tries to give a voice to people at the margins of society. As an investigative journalist, he’s followed the harvest with migrant farm workers in California, spent time with meatpacking workers in Texas and Colorado, told the stories of marijuana growers and pornographers and the victims of violent crime, gone on duty with the New York Police Department Bomb Squad, and visited prisons throughout the United States. His aim is to shed light on worlds that are too often hidden. His work defies easy categorization, earning praise from a wide variety of publications like the Nation, Fortune, The Financial Times, and the National Review.

September 5th, 2018

  • Marian Pierce 6:00pm: A Fiction Reading by Marian Pierce
     Marian Pierce is the author of the short story collection  Finding Land: Stores of Japan (2018).  She has worked for NHK radio, backpacked in the Himalayas, and traveled to India four times.  Her stories have appeared in GQ, Portland Monthly Magazine, Yomimono, Creative Writers’ Handbook, Scribner’s Best of the Fiction Workshops 1997, STORY, The Mississippi Review, Confrontation, Puerto del Sol and Hospital Drive, and her essays in The Japan Times and Yoga Rahasya (India). She has received fellowships from Literary Arts, the Oregon Arts Commission, the MacDowell Colony and the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. and was a finalist for the David Wong Fellowship at the University of East Anglia for an author writing about the Far East.  She has an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where she received the Paul Engle fellowship for excellence of prose style in fiction.

April 26th, 2018

  • 5:00pm: English Honors Presentations
    Please join us for honors presentations by senior English majors Kendall Graham, Peter Kranitz, Emily Price, and Angelica True.  Each student will give a brief summary of their paper to be followed by a question and answer session.

April 25th, 2018

  • 6:00pm: 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.

April 24th, 2018

  • 5:30pm: Senior Fiction Reading
    Please join us for readings of original works of fiction by senior students from Pauls Toutonhi’s Advanced Fiction Writing course. 

    Refreshments will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you there!

April 23rd, 2018

  • 5:00pm: Senior Poetry Reading
    Please join us for 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 19th, 2018

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm: Special Collections Invites You to Tea Time
    Watzek Special Collections invites you to join us to welcome newly declared History and English majors with a traditional tea and appetizers.  Gather and celebrate while introducing Lewis & Clark’s rich resources in Special Collections and Archives.  The winners of the book collection contest will also be announced at this ceremony.