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
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Spotlight on Research with Dr. Matthew Scribner
Dr. Matthew Scribner has recently published a book chapter in a scholarly collection of essays titled Darkness, Depression, and Descent in Anglo-Saxon England and edited by Ruth Wehlau (Medieval Institute Publications, 2019). The chapter in question is titled “Signs, Interpretation, and Exclusion in Beowulf” (117-132). Congratulations Dr....
Friday, December 20, 2019
Please note that courses will only run if they reach a minimum of twenty students. Students will be notified via Carleton email if a course in which they are registered is cancelled. We will endeavour to notify students of any cancellations as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Course...
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Jaclyn’s Done List
Today, I had nothing to do but to get things done. No class, no plans, just me against my To-Do list. I make a To-Do list every day that I have entirely to myself. A very ambitious one. I don’t like to stop adding things to the list. Somehow it’s scarier to have two...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Contract Instructor Opportunities Winter 2020
We are no longer accepting applications for the position listed below. Carleton University, Department of English Language & Literature Pursuant to Article 16 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600-2 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Department of...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Jaclyn’s September Aphorisms.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that September slaps us all across the face and stings like pumpkin spice and the fear of accidental plagiarism. How was your September? Or rather: where did your September go? When you're a student, September always goes somewhere. You spend the last days of August anticipating its arrival,...