Events Archive

2018 - 2019

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 18
Professor Tamsen Wolff, Director of Undergraduate Studies
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #4) 12: 00 PM
Attention Sophomores!

If you are ready to declare English as your major or are still trying to decide, please join us for one of our upcoming three information sessions.

Colloquia
Apr 17
Jeremy Treglown, Chair of the Trustees, Arvon Foundation, and Senior Research Fellow, Institute of English Studies, University of London
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

"Mr. Straight Arrow: The Career of John Hersey, Author of Hiroshima"

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Colloquia
Apr 17
Ryan Zaluzec, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 30 PM

"The Afterlife of Lady Ermyntrude: Uncanny Archives in Woolf's Between the Acts"

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 16
22 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #2) 8: 30 AM

Juniors should bring a printed copy of their junior paper (JP) to the deparment office no later than 12 Noon on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, as well as, upload a copy to Dropbox and send to their adviser (if instructed) before the deadline.

Colloquia
Apr 15
Emily Harrington, Department of English, University of Colorado, Boulder
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Thomas Hardy's Poetry: Waiting and the Ethics of Attention

Reception in Thorp Library to follow talk.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 15
Professor Tamsen Wolff, DUS
4 McCosh Hall (outer entry door B) 9: 00 AM

Learn more about being an English major at Princeton. Meet with our Director of Undergraduate Studies and our current majors. Refreshments provided.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 12
Professor Tamsen Wolff, Director of Undergraduate Studies
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #4) 4: 30 PM

Attention Sophomores!

If you are ready to declare English as your major or are still trying to decide, please join us for one of our upcoming three information sessions.

Colloquia
Apr 12
Deidre Lynch and Leah Price, both in the Department of English, Harvard University
Rare Books and Special Collections, Floor C, Firestone Library 1: 00 PM

Book Learning

Reception in the Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall, to follow talk.

Colloquia
Apr 11
Una Chung, Sarah Lawrence College
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Temporal Pulsations: Tishan Hsu in New York and Shanghai

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Symposia/Conferences, Readings
Apr 11
Nick Gaskill, Associate Professor of American Literature at Oxford University
Hinds Library 12: 00 PM
Colloquia
Apr 10
Rachel Galvin, Department of English Language & Literature, University of Chicago
40 McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Contact jkotin@princeton.edu for precirculated paper.

Co-sponsored by the Contemporary Poetry Colloquium

Lectures
Apr 10
Oliver Browne, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

The New Writers' Press, or, the IRA of the Future

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 09
Professor Tamsen Wolff, DUS
4 McCosh Hall (outer entry door B) 9: 00 AM

Learn more about being an English major at Princeton. Meet with our Director of Undergraduate Studies and current majors. Refreshments provided.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 09
22 McCosh Hall (outer entry #2) 8: 30 AM

Seniors should bring their bound thesis to the deparment office no later than 12 Noon on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, as well as, upload a copy to Dropbox and send a copy to their adviser before the deadline. The Mudd Library also requires a digital copy to be uploaded by Dean's Date, May 14.

Colloquia
Apr 05
Adam Potkay, Jr. Professor of Humanities at the College of William and Mary.
TBA 2: 00 PM

Time for this Colloquium is TBA.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 05
Professor Tamsen Wolff, Director of Undergraduate Studies
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #2) 9: 00 AM

Attention Sophomores!

If you are ready to declare English as your major or are still trying to decide, please join us for one of our upcoming three information sessions.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 05
n/a
See email for details. 9: 00 AM

For current English majors working for on their JPs and Senior Theses.

Colloquia
Apr 03
Garrett Stewart, Class of 1932 Visiting Fellow in the Department of English and the Humanities Council.
Joseph Henry House - Seminar Room 4: 30 PM

A Colloquium on Style, with Humanities Professor Garrett Stewart, and comments by Jeff Dolven, Claudia Johnson, and Susan Wolfson on Garrett Stewart’s pre-circulated essay “Words,” and snapshots of their own recent work on style, and discussion by all.

Pages