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ATTENTION GRADUATE PROGRAM APPLICANTS

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Re: Graduate Application Deadline


Graduate Studies Committee Meeting

Tuesday, December 6, 2011 • 10:00 AM

PAR 201



Pre-release screening of Anonymous

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Texas Union Theater


The Annual British Studies Shakespeare Talk and 2011 Cranfill Shakespeare Lecture

Friday, September 23, 2011 • 3:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center


TILTS Fall Symposium

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 • 12:00 PM


E 315 TA Orientation

Tuesday, August 23, 2011 • 3:00 PM

Painter Hall, Room 3.02


New TA Orientation

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 • 1:00 PM

Parlin 201


New Graduate Student Welcome Luncheon

Monday, August 15, 2011 • 11:30 AM

Calhoun 103


New Graduate Student Orientation

Monday, August 15, 2011 • 9:30 AM

Parlin 201


Graduate Studies Committee

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 • 10:00 AM

PAR 201

Spring 2011 meeting


Indigenous Studies Graduate Portfolio Spring Celebration

Friday, April 29, 2011 • 3:30 PM

Texas Union Governors' Room, UNB 3.116


OTHELLO on the Rack

Thursday, April 28, 2011 • 4:30 PM

PAR 203

Department of English Postdoctoral Talk Series.

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Evening poetry reading with Eileen Myles and Hoa Nguyen

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 • 6:30 PM

Black Box Theater

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P.S. Poets&Scholars Lunchtime Reading Series

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 • 12:00 PM

Atwood Library (CAL 300)


The Grand Illusion: Britain and the United States

Friday, April 22, 2011 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Geoffrey Wheatcroft (London) presents this week's Faculty Seminar on British Studies.


A reading by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Thursday, April 21, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Joynes Reading Room, CRD 007

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Peeling Back 'The Yellow Wallpaper'

Thursday, April 21, 2011 • 3:30 PM

GAR 1.102

A panel discussion featuring Dr. Gretchen Murphy, Department of English, and Dr. Elizabeth Engelhardt, Department of American Studies.


An evening with Russell Banks

Monday, April 18, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Joynes Reading Room, CRD 007

Interviewed by Professor Evan Carton, and reading from the forthcoming novel LOST MEMORY OF SKIN. Reception and book signing to follow.

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Readings from David Foster Wallace's THE PALE KING

Friday, April 15, 2011 • 7:00 PM

HRH 2.104

Celebrate the release of David Foster Wallace's THE PALE KING on Friday, April 15, at 7 p.m. CST at Jessen Auditorium in Homer Rainey Hall.


Spring Writing Contest entries due

Friday, April 15, 2011 • 5:00 PM

Parlin 114


Arthur Conan Doyle and Rudyard Kipling

Friday, April 15, 2011 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Andrew Lycett (London) presents this week's Faculty Seminar on British Studies.


James Merrill's 'Celestial Salon': Gossip in THE CHANGING LIGHT AT SANDOVER

Thursday, April 14, 2011 • 4:30 PM

PAR 203

Department of English Postdoctoral Talk Series.

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Shades of Diversity: Bringing the Civil Rights Movement Forward--Feminism in Today's World

Thursday, April 14, 2011 • 12:00 PM

UNB 3.304, the Texas Union Quadrangle Room

The final speaker series event for the 25th annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights.


Lecture: "Race and the Modernist Anthology," Dr. Peter Kalliney, University of Kentucky

Monday, April 11, 2011 • 12:00 PM

Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center

Artwork by Valeria Kouznetsova

In a Red Petticoat: Interpreting Coosaponakeesa's Performance of Creek Sovereignty in Colonial Georgia

Thursday, March 31, 2011 • 4:30 PM

PAR 203

The Department of English Postdoctoral Fellow Talk Series.

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ALG Cinema Series: THE EXILES

Wednesday, March 30, 2011 • 6:30 PM

Parlin 1

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2011 Jovita González Memorial Lectures in the Arts and Humanities

Thursday, March 24, 2011 • 5:30 PM

Santa Rita Suite (UNB 3.502), Texas Union


Measure for Measure

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre

The American Shakespeare Center presents Shakespeare's 'Measure for Measure.'

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As You Like It

Monday, March 21, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre

The American Shakespeare Center presents Shakespeare's 'As You Like It.'

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TILTS: What is the role of universities in a digital future?

Saturday, March 12, 2011 • 3:00 PM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


But Is It Any Good? Assessing Humanities Tool-Building

Saturday, March 12, 2011 • 1:00 PM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


TILTS: A Googolplex of Books: Changing Libraries and Archives

Saturday, March 12, 2011 • 10:00 AM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


TILTS: What Is Access?

Friday, March 11, 2011 • 3:00 PM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


TILTS: Input/Output: What gets made in digitally mediated learning?

Friday, March 11, 2011 • 1:00 PM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


TILTS: New Subjects: Games, Code, and Student Subjectivities

Friday, March 11, 2011 • 10:00 AM

UTC 4.124

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


TILTS: The University in the Digital Age: The Big Questions

Thursday, March 10, 2011 • 5:30 PM

ACES Avaya Auditorium

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium Two: Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning


'Unbridled Lust' and 'Calamitous Error': Censorship and Papal Law in the Birth Control Novel of the 1930s

Thursday, March 3, 2011 • 4:30 PM

PAR 203

The Department of English Postdoctoral Fellow Talk Series.

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Language Lessons in Lillian Hellman's THE CHILDREN'S HOUR

Thursday, February 24, 2011 • 5:00 PM

PAR 203

Lecture by Alan Ackerman, Associate Professor of English at the University of Toronto and editor of MODERN DRAMA.

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A reading by writer Paul Lisicky.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Joynes Reading Room, CRD 007

Paul Lisicky is a novelist, essayist memoirist, and poet whose work across genres includes the novel LAWNBOY, his memoir FAMOUS BUILDER, and the forthcoming books THE BURNING HOUSE (in 2011) and UNBUILT PROJECTS (in 2012).


Retranslating THE SECOND SEX for the 21st Century: Sex, Gender, and Philosophy

Friday, February 18, 2011 • 2:00 PM

Prothro Theatre, Harry Ransom Center

Was Simone de Beauvoir’s feminist classic lost in translation? Has it been rediscovered? Scholars Sheila Malovany-Chevallier and Constance Borde discuss their new translation of Beauvoir’s influential work.

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World-Famous Circus Performer Presents 'A Celebration of Silent Cinema'

Monday, February 14, 2011 • 4:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center

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TILTS: Networked Futures, Corporate Anxieties

Saturday, February 5, 2011 • 3:00 PM

CAL 100

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


TILTS: New Media, Intimacy, and Embodiment

Saturday, February 5, 2011 • 1:00 PM

CAL 100

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


TILTS: What is the Object of Study in Digital Humanities?

Saturday, February 5, 2011 • 10:00 AM

CAL 100

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


TILTS: Social Networks and Academia

Saturday, February 5, 2011 • 10:00 AM

TBA

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


TILTS: Editorial Renaissance? Access to Literature and Scholarly Politics

Friday, February 4, 2011 • 3:00 PM

PAR 105

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


George Bernard Shaw: Modernist

Friday, February 4, 2011 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Faculty Seminar on British Studies, presented by Assistant Professor David Kornhaber of the Department of English.


TILTS: What is Digital Humanities?

Friday, February 4, 2011 • 2:00 PM

PAR 105

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


A reading by author Margot Livesey.

Thursday, February 3, 2011 • 7:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302 (southeast corner of 24th & Speedway)

The Michener Center's Winter 2011 Residency Author will read from her work.


TILTS: Forms of Attention (II)

Thursday, February 3, 2011 • 5:30 PM

MEZ 1.306

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


TILTS: Forms of Attention (I)

Thursday, February 3, 2011 • 2:00 PM

HRH 4.102B

TILTS 2011, The Digital and the Human(ities), Symposium One: Access, Authority, and Identity.


A Talk on Academic Publishing by Jason Weidemann, Editor, University of Minnesota Press

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 • 2:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union


A reading by author Laura Furman.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 • 7:00 PM

Book People (603 North Lamar)

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A Case for Disgust: David Foster Wallace's INFINITE JEST

Friday, January 28, 2011 • 5:00 PM

PAR 105

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Sister Arts: The Erotics of Lesbian Landscapes

Friday, January 28, 2011 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Faculty seminar on British Studies, presented by Associate Professor Lisa Moore of the Department of English and the Center for Women's and Gender Studies.



Subjectivity and Difference Post-Identity

Monday, January 24, 2011 • 3:30 PM

UNB 3.128 (Texas Union, Sinclair Suite)

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How to Have a Late Style at Any Age: T.S. Eliot, Adorno, and the Fictions of Modernity

Thursday, January 20, 2011 • 5:00 PM

PAR 105

Presented by Dr. Andrew Goldstone of Stanford University.

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