Upcoming Events

Nathan Hensley lecture

Date/Time: Monday, April 09, 2018 5:30pm - 6:30pm


The Poetics of System Collapse: Tennyson, Carroll, Rossetti

Recent Events

Lloyd Pratt lecture

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm


Nonfiction: Alumni Writers Forum

Date/Time: Friday, March 16, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Event type: Nonfiction


The Department of English, Nonfiction Writing Program, will present an Alumni Writers Forum on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 4:00 pm in Smith-Buonanno Hall, Rm. 201, 95 Cushing Street. Four alums from the Nonfiction Writing Program will offer insights on careers in nonfiction writing, editing, and teaching. Poet and essayist, April Freely '04; "Wirecutter" staff writer, Sabrina Imbler '16; freelance writer and MFA student, Erica Schwiegershausen '13; and writer and environmental activist, Daniel Sherrell '13.5 will read from their work and talk about writing beyond Brown.

Molly Murray lecture

Date/Time: Wednesday, March 07, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm


Pleasures and Prisons: The Poetics of Carceral Liberty in Early Modern England

Jimmie Briggs, Great Nonfiction Writers Lecture Series

Date/Time: Monday, March 05, 2018 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


English DUG End of the Year Social

Date/Time: Friday, December 08, 2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Are you scared to look at your to-do list as assignments, applications, and finals creep up on you leaving you desperately trying to find a way to destress? Do you feel like you need a break? Do you ...

Anna Kornbluh Lecture

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm


Lawrence Weschler Lecture

Date/Time: Monday, November 13, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Event type: Nonfiction


Melissa Sanchez Lecture

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 08, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm


Middle East Studies Symposium | "Afterlives of Witnessing: Moving Images from the Levant and the Political Imagination"

Date/Time: Saturday, November 04, 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm

Organized by Hanan Toukan, Adrienne Minassian Visiting Assistant Professor in the History of Art and Architecture and Middle East Studies, and Kareem Estefan, PhD student in Modern Culture and Media ...

Middle East Studies Magic Lantern Cinema | A Pre-Symposium Screening for "Afterlives of Witnessing: Moving Images from the Levant and the Political Imagination"

Date/Time: Friday, November 03, 2017 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: List Art Building, Room 120, 64 College Street

Q&A with artists Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou Rahme Basel Abbas & Ruanne Abou Rahme | ​Only the Beloved Keeps Our Secrets (Palestine, 2016, 10 min) Abounaddara​ | ​The Unknown Soldier ...