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Split Britches Presents: “RETRO(PER)SPECTIVE” A Performative Artist’s Talk

7Nov201316:30
Morrice Hall TNC Theatre, 3485 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E1, CA

Founded in 1980 by Lois Weaver, Peggy Shaw, and Deb Margolin, Split Britches creates “vaudevillian satirical gender-bending performance” to revolutionize our understandings of queer identity, sexuality, and gender politics in performance and ever

THE NATURE OF DIALOGUE IN FICTION, SCREENPLAYS, AND DRAMA

30Oct201316:00
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18:00
Thomson House Annex Ballroom, 3650A rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA

The Department of English and the Department of French Language and Literature present a conversation between the 2013-2014 Mordecai Richler writers in residence: Anosh Irani and Marc Zaffran 

A Reading by Anosh Irani: The 2013-14 Mordecai Richler Writer-in-Residence

23Oct201316:30
Wilson Hall Wendy Patrick Room, 3506 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2A7, CA

Anosh Irani was born and brought up in Bombay, India, and moved to Vancouver in 1998.  He is the author of the novels The Cripple and His Talismans and The Song of Kahunsha, the latter of which was a

10th Annual John Jacob Spector Lecture: A public lecture by Sarah Brouillette,

29Oct201318:00
Leacock Building Room 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T7, CA

“UNESCO and the Book in the Developing World”

A public lecture by
Sarah Brouillette,
Associate Professor of English at Carleton University

➢ INFORMATION SESSION + GROUP ADVISING

6Sep201316:00
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17:00
Arts Building Room 145, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

INFORMATION SESSION + GROUP ADVISING FOR:

  • INCOMING CEGEP STUDENTS

  • TRANSFER STUDENTS

  • U-1 STUDENTS

Prof. Cedric Tolliver, Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in American Literature—NEW COURSE

Prof. Cedric Tolliver will be in residence in the English Department as Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in American Literature. His research deals with diasporic cosmopolitan culture defined by African American, Anglophone Caribbean, and Francophone Caribbean intellectuals after World War II. During his 2013-14 research residency at McGill, Prof. Tolliver will offer an advanced undergraduate course exploring the interdisciplinary nature of African diasporic cultural politics in this period.

Published: 28May2013

Transnational Imaginations / Futures of African Studies

29Apr201312:00
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18:30
Arts Building Room 160, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

12-1pm: Lunch and Welcome Remarks

1-2:45 pm: Roundtable on Transnationalism and African Studies

Chair: Elizabeth Elbourne (McGill)

2013 Dept. of English Undergraduate Honours Symposium

26Apr201315:30
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18:30
Thomson House Basement, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA

Featuring the following presentations:

Stephanie Adjemian, “Critical Structures: Daily Life, Elegy, and the Sonnet Form”

A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

11Apr201319:30
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13Apr201319:30
Arts Building Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Directed by Sean Carney

Production Management and Set Design by
Corinne Deeley

2012-2013 Department of English Faculty Colloquium

12Mar201316:00
Peel 3475 Room 101, 3475 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W7, CA

The Question of Collaboration in Scholarship: 

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