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Graduate Studies Committee meeting

Tuesday, December 11, 2007 • 10:00 AM

Parlin 201


Booksigning, Performance, and Reception

Monday, December 10, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Follet's Intellectual Property, 24th and Guadalupe

Alan Friedman


Poetry on the Plaza

Wednesday, December 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Heaven and Hell


Lecture

Thursday, November 29, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

In Reconstructing Beckett, Mark Nixon of Reading University and Dirk Van Hulle of the University of Antwerp discuss the global diaspora of Samuel Beckett manuscripts.


Poetry Readings

Tuesday, November 20, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Atwood Library, CAL 300

Taylor will read both from his first book and from newer work that will form his second collection.


Workshop

Saturday, November 17, 2007 • 10:00 AM

Calhoun 100 UT Campus

Playing Shakespeare! A Saturday Workshop for Kids


The 2007 Stanley Burnshaw Lecture

Thursday, November 15, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Christopher Ricks, Professor of Humanities and Co-Director of the Editorial Institute at Boston University, presents Shakespearean Jealousies: T. S. Eliot and Othello. Co- sponsored by British Studies.


Booksigning

Thursday, November 15, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Follett's Intellectual Property Bookstore (24th and Guadalupe)

Tell Borges If You See Him


Reading

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Gearing Hall, Room 114

UT Film Institute (UTFI) Presents Fall Reading Series


Lecture

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Texas Governor's Room (Texas Union 3.116)

''What's in a Word? 'Fede' and Its Doubles between Machiavelli and Luther''


Lecture

Monday, November 12, 2007 • 4:00 PM

CAL 300 Atwood Library

Gulliver's Rakish Refusal to identify Himself as a Physician, and the Making of the English Middle Class


Lecture and Reception

Friday, November 9, 2007 • 5:30 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theatre

Philology in a New Key; Humane Studies in Digital Space.


Reading

Thursday, November 8, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Celebrated Poets


Reading

Thursday, November 8, 2007 • 4:30 PM

Follett's Intellectual Property Bookstore (24th and Guadalupe)

The Structures Minds Erect


Reading

Wednesday, November 7, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Carothers Dormitory, Joynes Reading Room 007

Sublimation Point


Poetry on the Plaza

Wednesday, November 7, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Sub/Versive


Reading

Tuesday, November 6, 2007 • 6:30 PM

Burdine Hall, Room 116

My American Kundiman


Reading

Thursday, October 25, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Arthur Miller's Up Against the American Dream


Reading

Monday, October 22, 2007 • 7:30 PM

The Joynes Reading Room

MA Students


2008 Oxford Summer Program

Sunday, October 21, 2007 • 1:00 PM

Professor Barchas' Residence

Parents' Weekend High Tea


Lecture and booksigning

Thursday, October 18, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Jessen Auditorium, Harry Ransom Center

The legacy of American playwright Arthur Miller


Allen MacDuffie talk

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 • 5:30 PM

Parlin 303

English post-doc, Allen MacDuffie, will give a talk from his work-in-progress on John Ruskin: ''The Storm Cloud of the Nineteenth Century Meets the Heat Death of the Sun.''


Poetry Readings

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 • 5:30 PM

Follett's Intellectual Property Bookstore (24th and Guadalupe)

Patrick Rosal and Bruce Snider


LeAnne Howe booksigning

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Bookwoman

Miko Kings: An Indian Baseball Story


Liberal Education Lecture Series

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 6:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium

Sponsored by Phi Beta Kappa Society


Reception

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 3:30 PM

Texas Union Eastwoods Room

All English Majors


Actors from the London Stage

Saturday, October 6, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Round Top, Texas

Macbeth Performance at Winedale


Don Juan in Hell

Friday, October 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Protho Theatre, Harry Ransom Center

Staged reading


Actors from the London Stage

Thursday, October 4, 2007 • 7:30 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Building

Macbeth Performance


2008 Oxford Summer Program

Thursday, October 4, 2007 • 5:00 PM

PAR 203

Informational Social


Actors from the London Stage

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 • 7:30 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Building

Macbeth Performance


Poetry on the Plaza

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Victorian Voices


Lecture

Thursday, September 27, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Individuality Intensified: Oscar Wilde and the Masquerade of Victorian Culture


Panel Discussion

Tuesday, September 25, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Contemporary Challenges in Teaching the Humanities


Lecture

Thursday, September 20, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Randolph Lewis presents Documentary Film and Literary Imagination


Poetry on the Plaza

Wednesday, September 5, 2007 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

Faculty Favorites


Labor Day

Monday, September 3, 2007

Offices closed, no classes

UT Holiday


First class day

Wednesday, August 29, 2007


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Thursday, August 23, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Gray's Inn Banqueting Hall, 8 South Square, London WC1R 5ET

Shakesepare at Winedale tours to London!


New Graduate Student Orientation

Monday, August 20, 2007 • 9:30 AM

Parlin 201


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Thursday, August 16, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Greer Garson Theatre at SMU

General Admission $25, Students $10.
Call (512) 471-4726 for reservations or contact smbayne@mail.utexas.edu


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Wednesday, August 15, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Central Market North, Outdoor Patio

Free Admission, no reservations necessary!


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Sunday, August 12, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Sunday, August 12, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Saturday, August 11, 2007 • 6:30 PM

Round Top, TX

Season Finale and Reception


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Saturday, August 11, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Friday, August 10, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Thursday, August 9, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Sunday, August 5, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Sunday, August 5, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Saturday, August 4, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Saturday, August 4, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Friday, August 3, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Thursday, August 2, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Sunday, July 29, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Sunday, July 29, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX

This performance will be signed for the deaf.


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Saturday, July 28, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Saturday, July 28, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Friday, July 27, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Thursday, July 26, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX

Fayette County Night


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Sunday, July 22, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Sunday, July 22, 2007 • 2:00 PM

Round Top, TX


A Midsummer Night at Winedale

Saturday, July 21, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Round Top, TX

Our 7th annual ''Midsummer Night at Winedale.'' Enjoy a dinner, a silent auction, a scene performed by students from the Outreach program and a preview of the summer plays, $125. Call (512) 471-4726 for information and reservations.


Shakespeare at Winedale: Richard II

Friday, July 20, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Measure for Measure

Thursday, July 19, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


Shakespeare at Winedale: Comedy of Errors

Wednesday, July 18, 2007 • 7:30 PM

Round Top, TX


2007 Oxford Summer Program

Saturday, July 7, 2007

Brasenose College, Oxford, England

Our annual study abroad program at Brasenose College, Oxford, England



Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 19, 2007 • 12:30 PM

Gregory Gym

Please join us in congratulating our graduating seniors at this very special event. No tickets are required, and family and friends are welcome! The address will be provided by Betty Sue Flowers, and music by Poor Man's Fortune. The doors will open thirty minutes before the ceremony.


Writing Contest Reception

Tuesday, May 8, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union

Join us as we announce and celebrate the winners of the English Department's Spring 2007 writing contest.


English Honors Colloquium

Monday, May 7, 2007 • 9:30 AM

Parlin 105

Join us for thesis presentations from our senior Honors students.


Last class day!

Friday, May 4, 2007


Lecture with Prof. Martin Kevorkian

Monday, April 30, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Parlin 203

Dr. Kevorkian's lecture, entitled ''Lara Croft and the Keyboard Cowboys: Digital Leisure for the Wired Worker,'' concerns the popular video game and movie ''Tomb Raider.''


Sigma Tau Delta induction ceremony

Thursday, April 19, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union


''Stanislavsky has ruined my play''

Thursday, April 19, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Campus Club, Walter Webb Hall

Chekhov's Cherry Orchard at the Moscow Theater



679HA and 679HB forms due April 13!!

Friday, April 13, 2007 • 5:00 PM

PAR 114

Please turn in all forms to Parlin 114 no later than 5 PM.


Academic advising for the Summer and Fall 2007 semesters

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

English Advising Office, PAR 114


Scholarship applications are due April 6!!

Friday, April 6, 2007 • 5:00 PM

PAR 114

Please turn in applications to Parlin 114 no later than 5 PM.


Writing contest entries due April 4!!

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 5:00 PM

PAR 114

Please turn in all entries to Parlin 114 no later than 5 PM.


Workshop: Liberal Arts UTeach for English majors

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 3:00 PM

Calhoun 300, Atwood Library


A Lecture by Professor Stuart Sherman

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Parlin 302

''David Garrick, Kitty Clive, and Immortality''


A Lecture by Professor Stuart Sherman

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Parlin 302

''David Garrick, Kitty Clive, and Immortality''


University Advising Expo

Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Flawn Academic Center


Workshop: getting into graduate school with an English degree

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Atwood Library, CAL 300


Workshop: Career options for English majors

Wednesday, March 21, 2007 • 5:30 PM

Career Exploration Center, Jester A115


Honors applications due March 21!!

Wednesday, March 21, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Parlin 114

Please turn in applications to Parlin 114 no later than 5 PM.


Spring Break 2007

Monday, March 12, 2007

Spring Break, no class meetings this week.


Rachel Trezise reads her fiction

Thursday, March 8, 2007 • 7:00 PM

Calhoun Room 100

Join us for an evening with the 2006 Dylan Thomas Literary Prize winner


Oxford Program Information Session

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Parlin 310

Join us to learn about the 2007 summer program in Oxford, England


Honors Thesis Introduction

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Parlin 302

An informational meeting for English Honors students who plan to enroll in E 679HA in Fall 2007.


Workshop: getting into a great law school

Tuesday, March 6, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Gebauer, third floor conference room


Dr. Douglas Bruster presents a lecture

Monday, March 5, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Parlin 201

Early Modern Best-Sellers and the Culture of Shakespeare's England


Free LSAT seminar

Thursday, March 1, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Carothers Dormitory, Room 007A

Join us to learn the best techniques to tackle this difficult test!


Liberal Arts College-wide scholarships due today!!

Thursday, March 1, 2007 • 4:30 PM

GEB 2.200

Please turn in applications to Gebauer 2.200 no later than 4:30 PM.


Workshop: graduate school for creative writers

Monday, February 26, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Calhoun 300, Atwood Library


Liberal Arts Career Week

Monday, February 26, 2007

Visit Liberal Arts Career Services during this special one-week careers event.


Workshop: everything about internships for English majors

Thursday, February 22, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Gebauer, third floor conference room


Workshop: getting a great job with an English degree

Wednesday, February 21, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Gebauer, third floor conference room


Honors Thesis Introduction

Tuesday, February 20, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Parlin 302

An informational meeting for English Honors students who plan to enroll in E 679HA in Fall 2007.


English major party

Wednesday, February 14, 2007 • 4:00 PM

Texas Union Quadrangle Room


Last Day to Drop w/o Academic Penalty

Monday, February 12, 2007

Your last opportunity to drop a clas without an academic penalty.


Spring Classes Begin

Tuesday, January 16, 2007



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