All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, April 23

Bard Birthday Bash: Shakespeare Turns 455!

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Help us celebrate the traditional observance of Shakespeare’s birthday on April 23. Festivities will include sonnets, soliloquies, and scenes—with musical selections from Sweet Will and the Saucy Jacks. And cake. There must be cake. Or, in the …

Reading: 2019 Literary Contest Winners

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Come celebrate undergraduate and graduate student writing at the annual reading of our 2019 Department Literary Contests award winners. Contest winners will also be honored at the department’s Awards Convocation on Friday, April 26, 1:30 pm in Bailey …

Poetry by Jamaica Baldwin, Ángel García, Katie Marya, and Ivan Young

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Jamaica Baldwin’s poems have appeared, or are forthcoming, in Hayden’s Ferry, Rattle, Birdfeast, Third Coast Review, Prairie Schooner and TriQuarterly among others. She currently lives in Lincoln where she is pursuing her PhD in Creative Writing …