Visiting Professor George Seremba presented "Theater and the Poetics of Resistance" at the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities. April 14th, 2011.
Dr. Adrian Johns (University of Chicago) delivered The Edward S. and Melinda Melton Sadar Lecture during Writing Week 2011: "Creativity, Copyright, and the Universal Library: Romanticism and Writing at Times of Media Revolution." April 12, 2011.
Dr. Sidonie Smith ('71) (University of Michigan) presented "'America's Exhibit A': Hillary Rodham Clinton's Living History and the Genres of Authenticity." October 22, 2010.
Lawrence Wright, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, delivered the first of the Journalism and Media Lecture Series. February 10, 2010.
Howard Schneider, former Pulitzer Prize-winning editor of Newsday, delivered a Journalism and Media Lecture on "News Literacy." March 3, 2010.
Paul Steiger, former editor at The Wall Street Journal and founding editor of ProPublica, the path-breaking website for investigative journalism, delivered a third Journalism and Media Lecture. April 7, 2010.
English Department Faculty Podcasts
Off the Shelf interview with Christopher Flint discussing his book The Appearance of Print in Eighteenth-Century Fiction.
Off the Shelf interview with Kurt Koenigsberger discussing his book The Novel and the Menagerie: Totality, Englishness and Empire.
Off the Shelf interview with Robert Spadoni discussing his book Uncanny Bodies: The Coming of Sound Film and the Origins of the Horror Genre.
Off the Shelf interview with Sarah Gridley discussing her book of poems Weather Eye Open.
Off the Shelf interview with Thrity Umrigar discussing her novel The Weight of Heaven.
Off the Shelf interview with Kimberly Emmons discussing her book Black Dogs and Blue Words: Depression and Gender in the Age of Self-Care.
Off the Shelf interview with Sarah Gridley discussing her book of poems Green is the Orator.
Off the Shelf interview with Jim Sheeler discussing his book Final Salute: A Story of Unfinished Lives.
Off the Shelf interview with Michael Clune discussing his book American Literature and the Free Market, 1945-2000.
Off the shelf interview with Christopher Flint discussing his book The Appearance of Print in Eighteenth-Century Fiction.
Special Collections in the Kelvin Smith Library
The Hart Crane Collection in the Special Collections Research Center.