Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Townsend Book Chat with Anne Walsh: Hello Leonora, Soy Anne Walsh

Lecture | January 29 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Lunch Poems - Spring 2020!

Reading - Literary | February 6 – May 7, 2020 the first Thursday of the month every month with exceptions | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Forrest Gander Poetry Reading

Reading - Literary | February 6 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Monday, February 10, 2020

Honeypot: Black Southern Women Who Love Women

Presentation | February 10 | 4 p.m. | 650 Barrows Hall

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Jill Lepore, Una's Lecture: The End of Knowledge: From Facts to Data

Lecture | February 19 | 5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Jill Lepore in Conversation with Cathryn Carson: The second of two events with Jill Lepore

Lecture | February 20 | 5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Friday, February 21, 2020

Marx and Philosophy

Conference/Symposium | February 21 | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room 315 Wheeler Hall

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Townsend Center Book Chat with Beth Piatote: The Beadworkers: Stories

Lecture | February 26 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Lecture with Jeremy Braddock

Lecture | March 4 | Wheeler Hall, 300 Wheeler Hall

Townsend Center Book Chat with Catherine Flynn: James Joyce and the Matter of Paris

Lecture | March 4 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Thinking about Composition: Creative Work and the Art of Putting Things Together

Panel Discussion | March 11 | 4 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Saturday, March 14, 2020

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Joyce Carol Oates: In Conversation on the Art of Writing

Lecture | March 18 | 5 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Reading Room

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Townsend Center Book Chat with Ellen Oliensis: Loving Writing/Ovid’s Amores

Lecture | April 1 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Lunch Poems - Spring 2020!

Reading - Literary | February 6 – May 7, 2020 the first Thursday of the month every month with exceptions | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Thursday, April 9, 2020

The Gayley Lecture

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | April 9 | 8-10 p.m. |  Wheeler Hall

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Kei Miller Reading

Reading - Literary | April 14 | 5-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room 315 Wheeler Hall

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Ringrose Lecture 2020

Lecture | April 16 | 2-4 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, Nestrick Room

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Bedri Distinguished Writers Series presents Jennifer Egan

Reading - Literary: English Department and Affiliated | April 23 | 8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife

Friday, April 24, 2020

Why Read The Tempest?

Lecture | April 24 | Wheeler Hall, Location TBD

Monday, April 27, 2020

Poetics and Its Contexts: A Symposium in Honor of Lyn Hejinian

Meeting | April 27 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room 315 Wheeler Hall

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Lunch Poems - Spring 2020!

Reading - Literary | February 6 – May 7, 2020 the first Thursday of the month every month with exceptions | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

2020 Berkeley Study Abroad Fair

Special Event | September 30 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Lecture with WJT Mitchell - “Present Tense: An Iconology of Time”

Lecture | October 29 | 4 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall | Canceled

Friday, October 30, 2020

A Lecture with WJT Mitchell - “Ship of Fools: On Planetary Madness”

Lecture | October 30 | 11 a.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall | Canceled