Events

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Reading by Lidia Yuknavitch

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

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Lidia Yuknavitch is the author of the National Bestselling novels The Book of Joan and The Small Backs of Children, winner of the 2016 Oregon Book Award’s Ken Kesey Award for Fiction as well as the Reader’s Choice Award, as well as the novel Dora: A Headcase. 

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Jeannine Pitas Translation Reading

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

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Jeannine Pitas will read from I Remember Nightfall by Marosa Di Giorgio (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2017).

Jeannine is a writer, teacher, and Spanish-English literary translator currently living in Dubuque, Iowa, where she teaches at the University of Dubuque. She is the author of two poetry chapbooks and the translator of several Uruguayan poets. She has published translations of acclaimed Uruguayan writer Marosa di Giorgio’s work, The History of Violets, I Remember Nightfall

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Lecture and Q&A Session (Saturday Scholars): "Total Mobilization — World War II and American Literature"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

You are invited to experience an intimate discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty speakers on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A is presented on a “home game” Saturday.

Presented by Roy Scranton

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Life Lunch with Susannah Monta: "Death with Dignity: The Poetry of John Donne"

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Location: 300 Geddes Hall

Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Susannah Monta (John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C., and Glynn Family Honors Associate Professor of English) and the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Dr. Monta will present on her area of expertise in literature and how it connects to the pro-life mission of the Catholic Church and the University.…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Reading by Kellie Wells, 2017 Richard Sullivan Prize Winner

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

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Kellie Wells the 2017 Richard Sullivan Prize Winner for her short story collection God, the Moon, and Other Megafauna reads at Notre Dame (location TBA) on December 6, 2017.

Kellie Wells graduated from the University of Kansas

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