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Analecta Submission Deadline

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Submit your writing for publication in Analecta.


Postdoctoral Fellow Talk Series: Susannah Hollister on Gertrude Stein

Wednesday, December 1, 2010 • 5:00 PM

PAR 203

"'To Say Which of Two': Editing Gertrude Stein's 'Stanzas in Meditation'"

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Fall 2011 Graduate Admission Deadline

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

English Graduate Office, Calhoun 208

December 1, 2010


Spring 2011 Graduate English Readmission deadline

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

English Graduate Office, Calhoun 210

December 1, 2010


'Mapping Northanger Abbey': Innovative Research Methods

Friday, November 19, 2010 • 12:00 PM

PAR 203

An interactive workshop on research methods.


English Council T-Shirt Design Contest Deadline

Friday, November 19, 2010

Submit a design to the English Council's T-shirt contest.


Fall 2010 Writing Contest

Thursday, November 18, 2010 • 5:00 PM

PAR 114

Deadline for Department of English fall 2010 undergraduate writing contest.


The Art of Darkness: Holiday Gothic Tales

Thursday, November 18, 2010 • 5:00 PM

PAR 1

The English Council presents a performance of gothic tales.


Fiction Reading: Dominic Smith

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 • 7:30 PM

Joynes Reading Room, CRD 007

A fiction reading by visiting writer Dominic Smith.


Shadow Boxing Oil Spills: Parables of Subsistence from Thoreau to Benjamin

Monday, November 15, 2010 • 4:00 PM

PAR 312

A talk by Anne-Lise François of UC Berkeley.


Poetry Society of America Spotlight Series

Thursday, November 11, 2010 • 7:00 PM

ACES Avaya Auditorium

A reading and round table discussion by three emerging poet/critics.

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David Wevill & Michael McGriff

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 • 7:30 PM

Ransom Center Prothro Theatre

A reading by our Professor Emeritus & alumnus.

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Ducdame: What Deer Have to Do with Female Supremacy in Shakespeare's 'As You Like It'

Friday, October 29, 2010 • 2:00 AM

Prothro Theater, HRC

2010 Thomas M. Cranfill Shakespeare Lecture by Leah S. Marcus


Will the Real Charlie Chan Please Stand Up?

Monday, October 18, 2010 • 3:00 PM

UNB 3.304, Texas Union Quadrangle Room

Author Yunte Huang speaks about his book on Charlie Chan.

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Rating 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Friday, September 24, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Is Shakespeare's comedy a "harmless piece of fun," or a "brutal commentary on power and desire"?


Shakespeare and the Law

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 • 6:30 PM

CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Performance and panel discussion of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'


TA Orientation

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 • 1:00 PM

Parlin 201


UT Libraries and HRC Orientation

Monday, August 16, 2010 • 2:00 PM

PCL 1.124


Professional Skills Committee Informational meeting

Monday, August 16, 2010 • 1:00 PM

Parlin 312


Welcome Luncheon for New Graduate Students

Monday, August 16, 2010 • 11:45 AM

Parlin 200


New Graduate Student Orientation

Monday, August 16, 2010 • 9:30 AM

Parlin 201


Fall 2010 Graduate Readmission Deadline

Sunday, August 1, 2010

English Graduate Office, Calhoun 210

August 1, 2010


"Creating a Dynamic, Clean Energy Economy": The Austin Forum

Tuesday, June 1, 2010 • 5:45 PM

AT&T Conference Center Amphitheater (Room 204) / 1900 University Ave.


Ransom Center screens "Cuartelazo" (Mutiny)

Thursday, May 27, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


"American Volunteers": Staged reading of award-winning play announced

Sunday, May 23, 2010 • 12:30 PM

Homer Rainey Hall (HRH), Jessen Auditorium


English Department's Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 22, 2010 • 12:30 PM

Gregory Gymnasium


"'El viajero inmóvil": Film is based on Cuban Lezama Lima's work

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 • 6:00 PM

Mezes Hall (MEZ), Room B0.306


"Cronkite: Eyewitness to a Century"

Tuesday, May 18, 2010 • 9:00 AM

LBJ Presidential Library and Museum


Graduate Studies Committee meeting

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 • 10:00 AM

PAR 201


CMAS hosts symposium on legacy of Américo Paredes

Friday, May 7, 2010 • 4:30 PM

Texas Union, Santa Rita Room, 3.502


Michener Center for Writers hosts M.F.A. graduation reading

Thursday, May 6, 2010 • 7:30 PM

Applied Computational Engineering and Sciences Building (ACES), Room 2.302


Ransom Center screens "El principio" (The Beginning)

Thursday, May 6, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Poetry on the Plaza: Cinco de Mayo

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Plaza


"The Difficulty of Crossing a Field": Innovative play comes to campus

Sunday, May 2, 2010 • 8:00 PM

F. Loren Winship Drama Building (WIN), B. Iden Payne Theatre

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"The Merchant of Venice"

Saturday, May 1, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Winedale Theatre Barn, Round Top, TX

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Summer 2010 Graduate Readmission Deadline

Saturday, May 1, 2010

English Graduate Office, Calhoun 210

May 1, 2010


Mayor's Book Club Finale and Reception

Friday, April 30, 2010 • 6:00 PM

City Hall Council Chambers, 301 W. 2nd Street


"Why Heresy Is a Good Thing: Milton and the Remaking of Knowledge in the Early Modern Period"

Thursday, April 29, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Welch 1.316

A Renaissance Institute lecture with Nigel Smith, Princeton University

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Playwright Kenneth Brown introduces "Another Glorious Day" documentary

Thursday, April 29, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


“'Laborsaving Machinery' for the Tasks of Textual Studies"

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Denius Seminar Room (2nd Floor)

A Bibliography and Textual Studies Interest Group/American Literatures Interest Group Event


T. Jackie Cuevas presents work in CMAS graduate portfolio plática

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Room, 4.206


Australian writer Peter Carey speaks at the Ransom Center

Tuesday, April 27, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Reading: Peter Carey, "Parrot and Olivier in America"

Tuesday, April 27, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


PSA Spotlight Panel at The University of Texas at Austin

Monday, April 26, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium (ACE 2.302)


"In the Heights" comes to Bass Concert Hall

Sunday, April 25, 2010 • 8:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall


Blanton's "Desire" exhibit hosts contributing writers

Sunday, April 25, 2010 • 1:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art

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Saturdays with Shakespeare

Saturday, April 24, 2010 • 9:00 AM

Calhoun Hall (CAL), Room 100

Saturdays with Shakespeare introduces children to plays


11th International Symposium on Online Journalism announced

Friday, April 23, 2010 • 8:00 AM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Amphitheatre


Poetry on the Plaza: "Water, Air, Earth, and Fire"

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Plaza


Reading: Angelina Nazarian, "Life as a Visitor"

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


CMAS pláticarte to feature Teatro Chicana

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 • 5:30 PM

F. Loren Winship Drama Building (WIN), Room 1.134


Desert Voices: Bedouin women's poetry is subject of scholar's talk

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 • 2:00 PM

Texas Union, Eastwoods Room


Book Discussion

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Windsor Park Branch, 5833 Westminster Drive


Staged Reading of "The Jew of Malta"

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Protho Theatre


Film: "Peter Matthiessen: No Boundaries"

Monday, April 12, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Reading: Iain Sinclair, "London Orbital"

Thursday, April 8, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Book Discussion

Thursday, April 8, 2010 • 7:00 PM

University Hills Branch Library, 4721 Loyola Lane; Yarborough Branch, 2200 Hancock Drive


Poetry on the Plaza: "Spring Into Love"

Wednesday, April 7, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Plaza


Mayor's Book Club Opening Reception

Monday, April 5, 2010 • 5:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street


"Paul and Shakespeare: From Religious Conflict to Religious Pluralism"

Thursday, March 25, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Mezes 1.306

A lecture by Julia Reinhard Lupton, University of California, Irvine

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Writing Workshop: "Writing from the Core: Panza Power"

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 • 2:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite, 3.128


"From Mummies to Gypsies in Middlemarch"

Wednesday, March 10, 2010 • 4:45 PM

GAR 2.112

A talk by Tatiana Kuzmic


Creative Writing Program welcomes visiting writer H.L. Hix

Monday, March 8, 2010 • 8:00 AM

Joynes Reading Room

Poetry reading on March 8, 2010

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The Knight of the Burning Pestle performance by the American Shakespeare Center

Sunday, March 7, 2010 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre

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Romeo and Juliet performance by the American Shakespeare Center

Saturday, March 6, 2010 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre

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Poetry on the Plaza: The Poetry of Africa

Wednesday, March 3, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Plaza


Reading: John Banville, "The Infinities"

Tuesday, March 2, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center



Michener Center for Writers presents Irish author Colm Toibin

Thursday, February 25, 2010 • 7:30 AM

ACES 2.302


The Archives and the Profession of Literary Study: Early Modern and Modern British and Irish Literature

Saturday, February 20, 2010 • 12:45 PM

The Texas Governors' Room, Texas Union

A Harrington Symposium organized by Jason Powell and Kersti Tarien Powell

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Discussion: African, African American, and Native American Literature

Thursday, February 11, 2010 • 7:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center


Seaborne Renaissance: Global Exchanges and Religion in Early Modernity

Saturday, February 6, 2010 • 9:15 AM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theatre

A symposium organized by Harrington Fellow Su Fang Ng.

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Poetry on the Plaza: "A Poet Walks into a Movie"

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center Courtyard




Gay activist/artist Tim Miller performs and discusses "Lay of the Land"

Friday, January 29, 2010 • 2:00 PM

F. Loren Winship Drama Building (WIN), Room 2.180



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