University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of English


Lectures by English Professors

Tiffany Windows in John Dewey Lounge

Need more information? Check out the College of Arts & Sciences calendar for lectures by faculty members from English (and other departments) that are sponsored by the Dean's Office.

Faculty members from the English Department, in addition to their classes, offer lectures based on their current research. These lectures are open to the public; faculty and students are welcome.

  • Associate Professor Elizabeth Fenton will present a colloquium on her current research: "Lost and Found: The Hebraic Indian Theory in Early America" on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. in John Dewey Lounge, Old Mill.
  • Professor Lokangaka Losambe will present a colloquium as part of the University Scholars Series: "The Colonial Stranger and Postcolonial Agency: The Congo Narrative." Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in Waterman Memorial Lounge. Click here for the official announcement.
  • David Huddle, Professor Emeritus, will give a reading from his latest novel, The Faulkes Chronicle, (Tupelo Press 2014), on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in Billings North Lounge. Click here for more information.
  • The Painted Word Series will host Mary Jane Dickerson, Associate Professor Emeritus, at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the Fleming Museum. Please click here for more information.
  • Acclaimed poet Claudia Rankine, will read from her new collection Citizen, on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in Ira Allen Chapel. Click here for more information.
  • Karen Shoemaker, University of Nebraska MFA Program, will read from her novel The Meaning of Names, (Red Hen Press 2014), on Wednesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. Click here for more information.
  • Professor Naoki Sakai, will discus issues of post-colonial identity and American hegemony in East Asia on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in Kalkin 004. Click here for more information.
  • Gary Younge, author, broadcaster, and columnist for The Guardian and The Nation, will give a lecture on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Davis Center, Silver Maple Ballroom. Click here for more information.


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