UO undergraduates: Join the English Undergraduate Organization for the 3rd Annual trip to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival to see Vietgone, a “brash new comedy” in which “three young Vietnamese immigrants make their way through the bewildering landscape of 1970s America,” on May 7, 2016 at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival!
Here’s how to reserve your spot: (more…)
Explore Ireland this summer and earn up to 14 UO credits on the Galway summer program with UO English professor Mark Quigley. Choose from courses in Irish history, literature, music, theatre, religion, and the Gaelic language and fulfill up to two upper-division English major requirements. You can find more information on the program here (http://ow.ly/10tVJe) and here (http://ow.ly/10tVLR). (more…)
UO English Professor Martha Bayless, along with her colleague, Debby Banham of the University of Cambridge, was awarded the prestigious American Council of Learned Societies Collaborate Research Fellowship. (more…)
There are still a few requirement-satisfying Spring term ENG courses with open spots! (more…)
The profile highlights Prof. LeMenager’s cutting edge research in environmental humanities and her innovative work in the classroom. Read the full story here.
The course, part of the Disability Studies Initiative and funded by Tom and Carol Williams Fund for Undergraduate Education, will bring “together University of Oregon students and people with disabilities in the community to interview each other about their lives and craft a public theater performance from these life stories.” (more…)
The English Department is holding a silent action to help raise funds during the Food for Lane County fund drive. Department members have a variety of items for you to bid on, from knitted animals to delicious apple butter to comic books.
To place a bid, or just see the options, go to the Auction Website.
The auction begins February 15 and ends at noon Friday, February 26. Winners will be notified shortly thereafter. All Items must be paid for and picked up by 4:30 Tuesday, March 1.
Check out the “Around the O” article!