Dept. of English news
Prof. Erin Hurley directs a segment of Picturesque: Voices From Beaver Hall — Fourteen Dramatic Works Celebrating the Painters of Beaver Hall featuring DESA President Clara Nizard and Psychology Major Sophia Metcalf Read more about it on The Gazette
The Department of Englih is pleased to announce a new course on creative writing by the winner of the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize and this year's Richler Writer-in-Residence Sean Michaels. ENGL 364 will be offered in the Winter 2016 semester as a weekly workshop.
Fall applications to ENGL434: Independent Theatre Project and ENGL495: Individual Reading Course are due on 12 September.
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.
As of December 28th, McGill’s license of Virus Barrier X will expire. Replacing it is Trend Micro’s Smart Surfing for Mac. Its features include antivirus, antispyware and web threat protection; additionally, it has built in parental controls, a spam blocker and a two-way firewall.
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.”
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).
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.
Amy Scott’s PhD dissertation, “Finding Faith between Infidelities: Historiography as Mourning in Shakespeare,” has won the McGill Arts Insights Dissertation Award, presented annually to the PhD dissertation judged the best among all theses written in the Faculty of Arts.