Category Archives: English Events

Come to the PW Club Meeting!

The second monthly meeting of the Professional Writing Club will take place next week on Tuesday, March 28th at 4:30 p.m. in Cherry Hall 124. Come and get some pointers on how to prepare for job searches, from the very … Continue reading

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Spring means Goldenrod!

Goldenrod– more than an allergy-inducing plant or the state flower of Kentucky– is also the English Club’s yearly poetry festival. Goldenrod is a chance for you to show off your stuff and to learn from other poets. All students are … Continue reading

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WKU Gender Images Film Series Presents…

The WKU Department of Gender and Women’s Studies presents, Postcards from the Edge, starring Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, and Dennis Quaid. The film was adapted for the silver screen by the late, great Carrie Fisher who wrote the novel of … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Anne Lamott at Van Meter Hall, 9/27

by Cameron Moreno, Creative Writing MFA Student Header imageย via Van Meter Hall at WKU On Tuesday, September 27th, bestselling author Anne Lamott came to WKU to kick off the 2016-2017ย WKU Cultural Enhancement Series. During her lecture, she discussedย her writing process … Continue reading

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Hidden Treasures of the English Club Book Sale

Being a lover of cheap, strange books,ย Iย jumped at the opportunity to visit the English Department’s semiannual book sale. Needless to say, the sale did not disappoint. Here are some of my best finds. I walked into the beautiful Robert Penn … Continue reading

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2016 Undergraduate Conference on Literature, Language, and Culture

Have you ever wondered what professors do in their spare time? Well, we’re not quite sure. One thing we know for sure they do? Attend academic conferences. More than just a blessed excuseย for professors to occasionally cancel class, academicย conferencesย provide academics … Continue reading

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