Upcoming Events

Department Meeting

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
For Department faculty, including lecturers and graduate students.

Career Fair - Liberal Arts

1:00 pm–5:00 pm Pinnacle Bank Arena
Representatives from employers and organizations will be available to discuss opportunities for students of all majors in their fields.

Slam Poetry UNL’s Poetry Slam

7:00 pm Nebraska Union
Join us for the first of three poetry slams this fall hosted by the UNL Slam Poetry Club.

No Name Reading Series

5:00 pm–7:00 pm The Happy Raven
Hosted by Raul Palma and Zach Mueller.

Stephanie Kerschbaum: Markers of Difference, Rhetorical Agency, and Narratives of Disability Disclos

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
Stephanie Kerschbaum is an associate professor in the Department of English at the University of Delaware, where she conducts research focused on diversity issues and the teaching of writing. She teaches undergraduate courses in the UD Writing …

Skype chat with NaNoWriMo’s Grant Faulkner

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
Grant Faulkner, executive director of National Novel Writing Month, will talk via Skype to students of creative writing about National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo - http://nanowrimo.org/), a program committed to motivating authors toward starting …

Reading: Jericho Brown

7:00 pm Nebraska Union
Jericho Brown’s poems have appeared in the The New Yorker, Best American Poetry, and The New Republic. His first book, PLEASE, won the American Book Award and his second book, THE NEW TESTAMENT, was named one of the best books of the year by …

Reading: Reyna Grande, author of THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US

5:00 pm Andrews Hall
Reyna Grande is an award-winning novelist and memoirist. She has received an American Book Award, the El Premio Aztlán Literary Award, and the International Latino Book Award. In 2012, she was a finalist for the prestigious National Book Critics …