Faculty and students from the English Department are involved in many special events throughout the year, from receptions and colloquia to public lectures.
2023-2024 Munro Beattie Lecture with Drew Hayden Taylor: A Coming of Age: Indigenous Literature
7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Thursday, September 14, 2023
The 2024 Bridge Prize National Short Story Award
The Bridge Prize celebrates short story writing by post-secondary students. Presented by the University of Lethbridge School of Liberal Education, The Bridge Prize is designed to inspire and motivate the next generation of Canadian literary artists as they embark on their professional writing careers. Submission Deadline: January 22,...
Monday, August 21, 2023
In Memory of Barbara Garner, Michael Gnarowski, and Bob Lovejoy
We celebrate the lives of those former colleagues who have died recently: Barbara Garner, Michael Gnarowski, and Bob Lovejoy. Our department was built with their efforts. We send our condolences to their families and...
Friday, August 18, 2023
Introducing the Inaugural FASS Indigenous Artist-in-Residence – Tyler Pennock
The English Department and the Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies as co-hosts are thrilled to introduce the inaugural FASS Indigenous Artist-in-Residence for Fall 2023. We invite you all to welcome Cree Two Spirit poet Tyler Pennock, who has published two books with Brick Books: Bones (2020) and Blood (2022). He is also an Assistant Professor...