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2020

January


Mon
Jan
2020
Monday, Jan. 20, 2020
ASU and Department of English offices closed in observance of MLK Jr. Day.

Thu
Jan
2323
Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, 6:15-8:15 p.m.
Location:
Music Building (MUSIC)
Katzin Concert Hall
Join the Center for Imagination in the Borderlands at Arizona State University for a Reading & Performance Launch Celebration on January, 23, 2020, from 6:15-8:15 p.m. in the Katzin Concert Hall (Music Building West), 50...

Fri
Jan
2424
Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, 2-3:30 p.m.
Location:
Ross-Blakley Hall (RBHL)
117
ASU's Interdisciplinary Committee on Linguistics (ICOL) presents this talk on Icelandic morphology and syntax by Cherlon Ussery of Carleton College.Long before Iceland became one of the world's most popular tourist...

Mon
Jan
2727
Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, 2:30-4 p.m.
Location:
Ross-Blakley Hall (RBHL)
117
The creative writing program in the Department of English at ASU hosts this book launch for assistant professor Jenny Irish, celebrating publication of Irish's new story collection, I Am Faithful (Black Lawrence Press, 2019...

Wed
Jan
2929
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Piper Writers House (PWH)
The ASU Book Group's January 2020 reading selection is "Call Him Mac: Ernest W. McFarland, the Arizona Years" by Gary L. Stuart. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly from noon–1 p.m...

Fri
Jan
3131
Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, 1:30 p.m.
Location:
Farmer Education Building (ED)
320
ASU welcomes Inmaculada García-Sánchez of Tempe University, presenting "Intolerabilities of Tolerance-Making: The Political and Moral Economy of 'Tolerance' in Ethnically-Diverse Schools," based on her linguistic anthropological...

Fri
Jan
3131
Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, 6-7:30 p.m.
Location:
Palabras Bilingual Bookstore (1738 E McDowell) Phoenix, AZ
Join literary & performance artist jayy dodd in a reading from her work, alongside the 2019-2020 winner of ASU's Mabelle A. Lyon Poetry Award winner, Anna Flores.The subject known as "jayy dodd" is a blxk...

February


Sat
Feb
11
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020
Location:
Submit via online instructions
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
1515
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, 8 a.m.
Location:
Ross-Blakley Hall (RBHL)
The ASU Composition Conference seeks to gather teachers, writers, and scholars of writing from Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, the University of Arizona, and the Maricopa Community Colleges to explore the...

Thu
Feb
2022
Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 20-22, 2020, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:
Student Pavilion (STPV)
Formerly the Southwest English Symposium, the Southwest Humanities Symposium is a regional, interdisciplinary conference held annually at Arizona State University. The conference provides graduate and advanced undergraduate...

Sat
Feb
2222
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020
Location:
John W. Schwada Building (SCOB)
150 and 152
This symposium, supported by the Department of English at ASU, showcases presentations by graduate students at all stages in linguistics, applied linguistics, and TESOL. Topics addressed include applied linguistics,...

Sat
Feb
2222
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, 1-5 p.m.
Once a year, ASU Open Door invites the local community, adults and children of all ages, to experience ASU and discover why it was named one of the most innovative universities in the nation five years in a row....

Wed
Feb
2626
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Piper Writers House (PWH)
The ASU Book Group's February 2020 reading selection is "Invitation to a Bonfire" by Adrienne Celt. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly from noon–1 p.m. in the Piper Writers House on ASU...

March


Sun
Mar
11
Sunday, Mar. 1, 2020
Location:
Submit via online instructions
This annual award recognizes an outstanding intellectual work by ASU graduate students on issues related to second language writing and writers. The paper should be 15 to 30 pages in length (not including the bibliography),...

Thu
Mar
1919
Thursday, Mar. 19, 2020, 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Location:
https://givingday.asu.edu/english
Every year thousands of loyal Sun Devil alumni, families, faculty, staff, students, and fans join together to support ASU as part of Sun Devil Giving Day, a 24-hour fundraising event.The Department of English is...

Wed
Mar
2525
Wednesday, Mar. 25, 2020, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Piper Writers House (PWH)
The ASU Book Group's March 2020 reading selection is "The Weight of Light: A Collection of Solar Futures" edited by Joey Eschrich and Clark A. Miller. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly...

April


Wed
Apr
2929
Wednesday, Apr. 29, 2020, 12-1 p.m.
Location:
Piper Writers House (PWH)
The ASU Book Group's April 2020 reading selection is "Fat Girl on a Plane" by Kelly deVos. The book group is open to all in the ASU community and meets monthly from noon–1 p.m. in the Piper Writers House on ASU's Tempe...

 

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