• English PhD Co-op

    English PhD Co-op

    Students in UBC's first PhD Co-op program excel on the job

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  • 2 New Faces in the Department

    New Faces in the Department

    Phanuel Antwi and Judith Paltin join the department

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  • Duffy Roberts wins Fairclough Prize

    Fairclough Teaching Prize

    Duffy Roberts recognized for excellence in teaching

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  • Wall Scholar Award

    Wall Scholar Award for 2014-2015

    Vin Nardizzi selected as Peter Wall Institute Wall Scholar

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  • Chris Lee wins Book Award

    AAAS Book Award

    Chris Lee wins Book Award in Literary Criticism

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UPCOMING DEPARTMENTAL EVENTS

PROFESSOR IRA NADEL A DISCUSSION WITH PAUL WILLIAMS AND
TRACEY JACKSON: GRATITUDE & TRUST

Join Professor Ira Nadel at the Vancouver Public Library for an afternoon with Academy and Grammy award-winning songwriter Paul Williams (Evergreen and Random Access Memories) and screenwriter Tracey Jackson (Confessions of a Shopaholic). Williams and Jackson have released their new book,Gratitude & Trust: Six Affirmations That Will Change Your Life. Saturday, 27 September at 2:00 p.m. at the Vancouver Public Library (350 W. Georgia St.).

 

WORD VANCOUVER

Many UBC English alumni will be reading from their work at Word Vancouver (formerly Word On the Street) Sept. 24-28: Maggie de Vries (BA '84; MA '92); Brett Grubisic (PhD '02); Doretta Lau (BA '03); Donato Mancini (PhD student); Bill New (MA '63; PhD '66); Juliane Okot Bitek (MA '09) and Ian Weir (BA Hons '82)
http://wordvancouver.ca/2014-festival/

See Events Calendar for a complete listing of our events.


 

 

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