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2021

January


Mon
Jan
1818
Monday, Jan. 18, 2021
ASU and Department of English offices closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Tue
Jan
2626
Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, 5 p.m.
Location:
Online
Join former Poet Laureate of the United States, Natasha Trethewey (2012-13), and the first Native Poet Laureate of the United States, Joy Harjo, for a reading and conversation on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021 at 5 p.m....

Wed
Jan
2727
Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Online
The ASU Book Group's January 2021 reading selection is "Hold Sway" by Sally Ball. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly from noon–1 p.m. on Zoom. Haven't read the book? Come...

February


Mon
Feb
11
Monday, Feb. 1, 2021
Location:
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Graduate students in the Department of English at ASU are invited to apply for scholarships and awards. Each scholarship or award has specific eligibility criteria and submission requirements. Please visit the links provided for...

Sat
Feb
1313
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021
Location:
Online
The annual Arizona State University Composition Conference (ASUCC) will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2021. This year's theme is Engaging Diverse Disciplinary Perspectives.The ASU Composition Conference gathers teachers...

Fri
Feb
1919
Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, 5-6:30 p.m.
Location:
Online
Join us every 3rd Friday for a reading and conversation with ASU MFA candidates in creative writing.This year, to highlight the relationships and threads that tie our work together, each event will feature a cohort reading from...

Sat
Feb
2020
Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021
Location:
Online
A symposium featuring research by graduate students at all levels in the fields of linguistics, applied linguistics and TESOL.About this eventHosted by the Department of English at Arizona State University, the 27th Annual...

Wed
Feb
2424
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Online
The ASU Book Group's February 2021 reading selection is "Kids at Work: Latinx Families Selling Food on the Streets of Los Angeles" by Emir Estrada. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly...

Thu
Feb
2525
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, 7 p.m. Arizona/MST
Location:
Online
Arizona State University welcomes author, academic and media commentator Michael Eric Dyson as the inaugural guest in its TomorrowTalks series. Dyson will discuss his new book, "Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in...

Fri
Feb
2627
Friday-Saturday, Feb. 26-27, 2021
Location:
Online
The Southwest Humanities Symposium is a regional, interdisciplinary conference held annually at Arizona State University. The conference provides graduate and advanced undergraduate students with an opportunity to...

March


Mon
Mar
11
Monday, Mar. 1, 2021
Location:
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Approximately $7,800 in ASU Department of English undergraduate scholarships and awards, now accepting applications! All due March 1, 2021. Each scholarship or award has specific eligibility criteria and submission...

Thu
Mar
1818
Thursday, Mar. 18, 2021, 6 p.m. Arizona/MST
Location:
Online
Arizona State University welcomes philanthropist and former general manager at Microsoft, Melinda Gates, as a guest in its TomorrowTalks series. Gates will discuss her book, "The Moment of Lift: How...

Fri
Mar
1919
Friday, Mar. 19, 2021, 5-6:30 p.m.
Location:
Online
Join us every 3rd Friday for a reading and conversation with ASU MFA candidates in creative writing.This year, to highlight the relationships and threads that tie our work together, each event will feature a cohort reading from...

Wed
Mar
3131
Wednesday, Mar. 31, 2021, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Online
The ASU Book Group's March 2021 reading selection is "There's No Crying in Newsrooms: What Women Have Learned About What It Takes to Lead" by Kristin Grady Gilger and Julia Wallace. The book group is open to all in the...

April


Fri
Apr
1616
Friday, Apr. 16, 2021, 5-6:30 p.m.
Location:
Online
Join us every 3rd Friday for a reading and conversation with ASU MFA candidates in creative writing.This year, to highlight the relationships and threads that tie our work together, each event will feature a cohort reading from...

Wed
Apr
2828
Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Online
The ASU Book Group's April 2021 reading selection is "Preciadas Cartas (1932-1979): Correspondencia entre Gabriela Mistral, Victoria Ocampo y Victoria Kent" edited by Elizabeth Horan, Carmen Urioste-Azcorra and Cynthia...

October


Thu
Oct
1414
Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, 6 p.m.
Location:
TENTATIVE: University Club (UCLUB)
Traditions Room
Ivan Kreilkamp, Professor of English at Indiana University Bloomington will deliver the 2020-2021 Ian Fletcher Memorial Lecture at Arizona State University.More information about Kreilkamp's talk will be shared at a...

 

For more information about English events or if you are hosting an event and would like it advertised, contact Kristen LaRue-Sandler