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What's Going On - Department Events

Each semester, the Department of English hosts or sponsors a number of exciting events that showcase scholarship, community activism, and dedication to teaching and learning. Organizations and groups associated with the Department do even more. As a result, the Department of English has developed a reputation as being one of the most dynamic and active units on the UNM campus. Events are added to the schedule regularly, so check back often.

Upcoming Events

English Department Colloquium

"Chicana/o Critical Regionalism and the Aesthetics of Place"

Dr. Melina Vizcaíno-Alemán
Tuesday October 18, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Humanities 324

Victorian Studies Student Association Movie Night

Wuthering Heights

Friday October 21, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Mitchell Hall, Room TBA

Works in Progress Reading Series

Friday, October 21, 8:00 - 9:00 pm
Tortuga Gallery

Calendar of Events

This Semester

August

Core Writing Fall Convocation

Thursday, August 18, 2016 8:00 - 12:00
Dane Smith Hall

EGSA Happy Hour

Friday, August 26, 2016 5:00
Carrara's Italian Restaurant/Joe's Place, 107 Vassar SE

September

British and Irish Literary Studies Symposium - Student Panels

Tuesday September 20, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Location TBA

Graduate Studies and the R1 Job

Thursday September 22, 12:30 - 1:45
Humanities 324

British and Irish Literary Studies Symposium - Guest Speaker

“The Social Imaginaries of Welfare from Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway to Zadie Smith’s NW.
Professor Janice Ho, University of Colorado

Thursday, September 22, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Location TBA

October

English Department Colloquium

"Chicana/o Critical Regionalism and the Aesthetics of Place"

Dr. Melina Vizcaíno-Alemán
Tuesday October 18, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Humanities 324

Victorian Studies Student Association Movie Night

Wuthering Heights

Friday October 21, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Mitchell Hall, Room TBA

Works in Progress Reading Series

Friday, October 21, 8:00 - 9:00 pm
Tortuga Gallery

Victorian Studes Student Association Reading Club

Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights

Monday, October 24, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
English Department Lounge

November

Victorian Studes Student Association Reading Club

H. G. Wells' The Time Machine

Monday, November 21, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
English Department Lounge

December

No Events Scheduled (yet)

Department of English Language and Literature
Humanities Building, Second Floor
MSC03 2170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Phone: (505) 277-6347
Fax: (505) 277-0021

english@unm.edu