Faculty and students from the English Department are involved in dozens of special events throughout the year, from receptions and colloquia to public lectures.
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- Munro Beattie Lecture
- Research Talks
- PhD Speaker Series
- Departmental Awards
- High School Writing Competition
- Undergraduate Colloquium
- MA Colloquium
- PhD Colloquium
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Celebration of Life Service for Pius Adesanmi
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 1:00p.m at the Metropolitan Bible Church at 2176 Prince Of Wales...
Friday, March 1, 2019
Lauren Iwamoto, Fourth-Year English Major with Concentration in Creative Writing
Carleton’s Department of English and its dedicated, dynamic faculty restored my love for literature and invigorated an interest in academia after a lacklustre high school career. I know the skills I have learned here – to think critically, to write intelligently, to research with efficacy – will serve me no matter where I go....
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Spotlight on Research — Professor Jody Mason
Together with Prof. Jennifer Blair, Prof. Jody Mason is organizing the 2019 edition of the annual Canadian Literature Symposium at the University of Ottawa. Devoted to the topic of “Institutional Work,” the conference will take place from May 3-5th, 2019. Featured speakers include Lily Cho (York University), Keavy Martin (University of...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Nicholas McNeilly, BA Honours, English with Concentration in Creative Writing, 2018
It was the creative writing concentration that drew me to Carleton, and it was that same concentration that kept me here. When I applied, I was still unsure about my writing abilities. It was something I liked doing, but it certainly wasn’t something I was willing to show anyone but my closest of friends,...