English Department Events

Fall, 2015

Instructors Share Classroom Experiences:

  • Clarissa Walker--"No Bells and Whistles: Scholarly Ways to Use Technology in the Composition Classroom." 10/1/15 CL 265. 1-2:00pm.
  • Joe Szpila--"Just Kidding: Humor in the Classroom." 10/28.12-1:00pm.  CL 228.
  • Bill Pett--"Everybody's Got Problems." 12/1/15.  12-1:00pm. CL 228.

October Events

Wednesday, 14 OCTOBER            Lecture: “LGBT Movements in India”

                                                                Sumanyu Satpathy (University of Delhi); Craig Lee 252; 2 – 3pm

Thursday, 15 OCTOBER                  OPEN BOOKS – OPEN MINDS: Family Stories Reception

                                                                Alex and Ani Hall; 4 – 6pm

Thursday, 15 OCTOBER                  Lecture: “Computers and Stories: Thoughts on Digital Humanities”

                                                                Jean Bauer (Princeton U.); Reinhardt Room (Adams Library); 5 – 6pm

Friday, 23 OCTOBER                        KAREN BOREN: A Reading from Mother Tongue

                                                                Books on the Square, 471 Angell Street; 7pm

Tuesday, 27 OCOTOBER                English faculty and Graduate Student Gathering 4-5 pm CL 255

Wednesday, 28 OCTOBER            Talk: “Just Kidding: Humor in the Classroom”

                                                                JOE SZPILA; Craig Lee 228; 12 – 1pm

November Events:

  • Shoreline Presents:  Darcie Dennigan, a Providence-based poet and co-founder of Frequency Writers: A Writing Community for Providence and Beyond.  November 5th, 5pm. Donovan Faculty Center South, Rhode Island College.

  • Rhode Island College Open House: On Saturday, November 14 from 1:00-4:30 pm the Admissions Office is hosting its Annual Open House for prospective students and their families. With approximately 1200 attendees each year.

Page last updated: Oct. 28, 2015