Literary Series Spring 2019
 

March 7, 2019  Eva Kenny, a scholar and critic based in Dublin, Ireland, will present a talk on Samuel Beckett’s “art of dispossession” in the light of the current crisis of sovereignty in the UK.

Eva Kenny is a scholar and critic based in Dublin, Ireland. She is at work on a book manuscript on Samuel Beckett’s art of dispossession and has published widely on the art and literature of the postwar period in the US and Europe.

Ena Thompson Reading Room Crookshank Hall #108 at  4:15 pm.

March 26, 2019  - Book release party.  Please join us in celebrating the publication of Aaron Kunin's most recent books, Love Three (Wave, 2019) and Character as Form (Bloomsbury, 2019).   March 26 @ 4:15 pm Crookshank 108. 

March 28, 2019 Teresa Michals, Other Amputee Officers in Nelson's Navy: Love, Honor, and PromotionTeresa Michals is an Associate Professor at George Mason University who studies the history of children's literature, 18th and 19th-century British Novels, and disability. 

Ena Thompson Reading Room, Crookshank 108 at 4:15pm.

 

April 9, 2019  Poetry Reading with Lisa Robertson
Ena Thompson Reading Room Crookshank Hall #108 at  4:15 pm

Poetry Reading by Lisa Robertson author of Cinema of the Present and Magenta Soul Whip to name a few.

 

April 25, 2019 - Poetry Reading by Nikki Wallschlaeger
Ena Thompson Reading Room Crookshank Hall #108 at 4:15 pm

Poetry Reading by Nikki Wallschlaeger author of Crawlspace.

April 11, 2019 - Senior Thesis Information Meeting

4:15 pm Crookshank 108.
Proposed theses due on or before  4:30 pm, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 .  Send your proposals to Aaron.Kunin@pomona.edu.
We recommend a narrative proposal of 300-500 words. Identify a problem that you would like to study in depth, and identify a work of literature or an author or an archive that will be the focus of your research. If you have discussed your thesis idea with a member of the faculty, please include that information. Finally, list any relevant coursework and compile a short bibliography.

Senior Thesis Due Date -

 By noon on Monday, April 29, 2019. 

Turn in 3 copies; 2 bound copies and 1 unbound copy to Nancy 
in the English Department office, Crookshank #106.

Senior Symposium

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 9AM - 4PM
Location:  Ena Thompson Reading Room, Crookshank #108

Alumni Reception

Friday, May 3, 2019
2-4 pm
Location: Ena Thompson Reading Room  Crookshank Hall #108

Class Day Reception

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 11 am - 1 pm
Ena Thompson Reading Room - Crookshank Hall #108