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Posted Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:33:00 -0700As part of the UI/WSU symposium, "Frankenstein: Before and After, " scheduled at WSU on Friday, March 23, the U of I Department of English invites you to attend a special double-feature of two films on Monday, March 19, at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in Moscow. The event is free and open to all students, faculty and interested community members. You are welcome to drop in for one film or come to both. Read more
Posted Wed, 07 Mar 2018 14:27:00 -0800The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences will host its inaugural Ambrose Storytelling Workshop from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21, in the Whitewater Room of the Idaho Commons. Open to 30 undergraduates and/or undergraduate-faculty mentor pairs, the workshop was created to cultivate a supportive storytelling culture in and around the University of Idaho community. During the four-hour workshop, students will create short narrative works. Graduating seniors who participate will be eligible to enter their narrative into consideration for the $1,500 Ambrose Storytelling Senior Award. Read more
Posted Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:30:00 -0800The 2018 University of Idaho Hemingway Festival will provide a variety of literary events for the Moscow community Thursday through Saturday, March 1-3. “There is a little something for everyone in this year’s festival program,” said Tobias Wray, director of the Creative Writing Programs in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. Read more
Posted Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:37:00 -0800The Graduate & Professional Student Association will have a reading at noon Wednesday, Jan. 17, on the first floor of the University of Idaho Library. This reading will focus on the subject of peace and world literature. The featured speaker will be Erin James from the English department.
Posted Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:37:00 -0800"Proxies," the latest book from College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences Assistant Professor Brian Blanchfield in the Department of English continues to gain recognition in the press. In addition to receiving a Whiting Award in Nonfiction and a finalist for the PEN Center USA 2017 Literary Award, the book was recently named to The New Statesman's 2017 Books of the Year list. Proxies has also been reviewed by The Guardian, The Times Literary Supplement, The Financial Times and London Magazine.
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Access to LGBTQA Literature
Creative Writing student Keegan Lawler built an online database to help others access LGBTQA literature.