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Oct 4, 2017, 7:00 pm9:30 pm

CANCELED: Cheryl Boyce-Taylor

Boyce-TaylorCheryl Boyce-Taylor will give a public reading from her latest poetry collection, Arrival, on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Knight Library Browsing Room. The UO Poetry Slam Team will also perform. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. (more…)

Oct 25, 2016, 6:00 pm9:00 pm

UO Poetry Slam Fall Feature with Brenna Twohy

UO Poetry Slam LogoPortland-based slam poet, Brenna Twohy, will feature at the UO Poetry Slam on Tuesday, October 25 in the EMU Crater Lake South room. 6:00pm-9:00pm.


Apr 4, 2016

UO Poetry Slam: “Off to Austin Showcase”

Off to Austin ShowcaseMonday, April 4, 2016, the UO Poetry Slam will present the “Off to Austin Showcase,” featuring the team that will represent the University of Oregon at the 2016 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI) at University of Texas at Austin. 5:30-7:00pm in 282 Lillis Hall. Free and open to the public. (more…)

Nov 17, 2015, 9:00 pm

UO Poetry Slam End-of-Term Poetry Slam


End-of-term Poetry Slam, featuring Brenna Twohy! Tuesday, November 17, 7:00pm-9:00pm in the EMU Gumwood room. Finalists will earn a spot on the UO Poetry Slam Team to compete at the 2016 College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI) at University of Texas at Austin. (more…)

Oct 7, 2015

A Campus Visit with the BreakBeat Poets

The BreakBeat Poets

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 7:00pm in the EMU Ballroom: The BreakBeat Poets, featuring Kevin Coval, Jamila Woods, and Fatimah Asghar with a performance by the UO Poetry Slam Team. This event is free and open to the public.

February 5, 2015

CAScade features UO English Comics Studies Minor

Comics-superhero-1018x556CAScade: Magazine of UO Arts and Sciences’ feature story, “Holy Scholarship: Revealing the secret identity of comics as a super field of study,” showcases the Comics and Cartoon Studies minor at the University of Oregon, the first such program in the nation. (more…)

January 15, 2015

EUO groups to represent UO English nationally


The English Undergraduate Organization (EUO), will be sending two of its affiliated groups to national events in March. (more…)

Jun 26, 2014Sep 22, 2014

Spring 2014 Festivities

On June 4, UO English celebrated the end of the year, recognizing student and faculty accomplishments at a reception in the Knight Library Browsing Room. The celebration was inaugurated by the UO Poetry Slam Team, which treated the department to a performance by team co-captain, Alex Dang. (more…)