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JOB POSTING: COURSE INSTRUCTOR FOR WINTER 2015

Job Posting: Course Instructor for Winter 2015  The Department of English has an opening for a course instructor in the Winter of 2015: ENGL 393 Canadian Cinema (45 students): meets Mondays and Wednesdays        10:05 a.m. to 11:25 a.m.; screenings on Mondays 2:35 p.m. to 5:25 p.m.  Cinema is to be understood broadly as moving imagery, encompassing works produced and displayed in a variety of audio-visual media.

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Published on : 05 Nov 2014

The Department of English Drama & Theatre Program presents HOW EXILE MELTS - By Dane Stewart

How Exile Melts November 20-22 and 27-29 Moyse Hall Theatre - McGill University Campus, Arts Building 853 Sherbrooke St. West Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m. $10.00 General Admission, Box Office: 514-398-6070 How Exile Melts is a new play by McGill graduate Dane Stewart (BA 2014), directed by Patrick Neilson. The play had its genesis in a creative writing project for a course in Canadian drama. It is a tender, intimate and darkly comic portrait of a family in crisis.          

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Published on : 28 Oct 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR THE 2015 GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE

Violation: Representations in Literature and Culture. February 20-22, 2015 An Interdisciplinary Conference Sponsored by the McGill University English Department.

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Published on : 10 Oct 2014

DEPT. OF ENGLISH SEEKS ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF AMERICAN LITERATURE

American Literature Tenure-Track Position – Assistant Professor

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Published on : 04 Sep 2014

NEW COURSE FOR WINTER 2015 - ENG 364 CREATIVE WRITING: FICTION 2

Anita Rau Badami is the new Richler Writer-In-Residence for the 2014-2015 year. Anita’s novels and short stories are critically acclaimed and have been published in more than a dozen languages across the world. She is the recipient of awards including the Marian Engel Prize, the Regional Commonwealth Award and the Premio Berto Prize for International Literature.

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Published on : 31 Jul 2014

NEWLY LAUNCHED SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Bridgat Scholarships - Apply Oct. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2014

Scholarships are open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students. The Scholarships are merit-based and four individuals will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of up to US$6,500. Major selection criteria includes academic performance and demonstrated leadership in cross cultural activities. 

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Published on : 10 Jul 2014

2014 MATTINSON SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada is pleased to announce the following scholarship program:  2014 MATTINSON SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES Objective To encourage Canadian students with permanent disabilities to pursue university studies with the ultimate objective of obtaining a first undergraduate degree. Deadline Postmarked paper application must be sent to the AUCC no later than MAY 15, 2014.

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Published on : 27 Mar 2014

Application deadlines: ENGL434: Independent Theatre Project and ENGL495: Individual Reading Course

Fall applications to ENGL434: Independent Theatre Project and ENGL495: Individual Reading Course are due on 12 September.

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Published on : 22 Aug 2012

Graduating soon?

Are you Graduating in FALL 2012 or WINTER 2013 ENGLISH Majors/Minors/Honours: We need your audit sheets!

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Published on : 19 Apr 2012

Lang Family Text in Performance Award

This award provides an opportunity for undergraduate students in the Department of English to attend plays in performance at a Canadian venue as an adjunct to course work at McGill.

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Published on : 19 Feb 2012

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Shakespeare Studies

The Shakespeare and Performance Research Team, Department of English, McGill University, seeks a postdoctoral fellow to join a research program (2012-2016) entitled, “Shakespeare and the Play of Story.”

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Published on : 10 Nov 2011

Study Renaissance Literature and Painting in Florence!

This May, study Renaissance Literature and Painting in Florence with the course, ENGL 347: Great Writings of Europe 1 - Passions of the Renaissance (taught in English).

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Published on : 24 Oct 2011

Fall Events Announced

Lots of great events will be happening in and around McGill's Department of English this fall. Read the full schedule to find out more!

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Published on : 25 Aug 2011

Kathleen Winter: Richler Writer-in-Residence

Kathleen Winter, author of Annabel, will be the inaugural Mordecai Richler Writer-in-Residence in the Department of English at McGill in the winter semester 2012.

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Published on : 17 Aug 2011