Fall 2017

Fall 2017 English Department Colloquium Schedule


All events are at 3:00 in KUY 410 unless otherwise specified


8/24               3:00 Department meeting, 4:00 fall reception


9/7                 Book launch for S. Shankar’s novel Ghost In The Tamarind


9/14               The Impossibly Thin Legs of My Racing Camels: Loving the Life and Writing the Book, a reading by Kathy J. Phillips.


9/21               Concentration meetings


9/28               The Everywhere That is Nowhere: Readings from Jaimie Gusman’s book of poems, Anyjar


10/5               Department meeting


10/12             Rank meetings


10/19             Words@Mānoa Reading: Eileen Tabios


10/26             English 625 student presentations: “On Resistance”


11/2               English 625 student presentations: “On Resistance”


11/9               Department meeting


11/16             Michael Weems, “Light Upon Light: A Skeptic’s Conversion to Imperfect Islam”


11/30             “Issues in Rhetoric and Composition.” Sarah Allen, Daphne Desser, and John Gagnon


12/8               12:00 End of Semester Department Party and Awards Ceremony