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  •  Join notable Bay Area poets

    Date: Friday, January 27, 2012
    Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
    Location: 438 Coleman Ave, San Jose, CA 95110

    Join notable Bay Area poets Gail Entrekin, Judy Halebsky, and Senior English major and current Canterbury Scholar Ainsley Kelly for a night of nature poetry hosted by Guadalupe River Park Conservancy.

    Corridors: Exploring the Urban Woodland will focus on the precarious border between nature and development, and the interesting questions and realities that arise in such a place. Following the poets’ performances, there will be an open mic session for all attendees to participate. Please bring a friend and some poems to read! The event is free, and refreshments will be provided.

    Pre-registration is required. Go online to to sign-up. Contact Stephanie at 408-298-7657, or, for more information.

  •  Speaker: Paula Huston

    Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2012
    Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Location: De Saisset Museum

    Hosted by Ron Hansen

  •  Faculty Publication

    Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2012
    Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Location: University Library on the 3rd floor

  •  Pizza and Pedagogy

    Thursday, November 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
    Round Table Pizza Parlor next to Safeway Pizza and Pedagogy (a time to get together to discuss challenges, questions, and successes related to CTW 1 this term)

  •  Poetry Reading

    Wednesday, November 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Fall Poetry Reading: Kirk Glaser and Claudia Monpere McIsaac from our department and SCU Chancellor Bill Rewak will be reading their poetry for the campus and beyond’s enjoyment. 

    Location: Fess Parker Studio

  •  Pizza and Pedagogy

    Thursday, October 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    Round Table Pizza Parlor, next to Safeway. Pizza and Pedagogy with the Professors

  •  Apara's Book Lunch

    Tuesday, October 25 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
    Nobili Dining Hall

  •  Working Scholars Brown Bag

    Tuesday, October 11 from 12-1 pm
    Michelle Burnham will be the first scholar presenting at the Working Scholars Brown Bag. Please bring your own lunch; drinks will be provided.

  •  CONGRATULATIONS to Canterbury Scholar Senior Ainsley Kelly

    CONGRATULATIONS to Canterbury Scholar Senior Ainsley Kelly for not just publication of her poem “Firestorm” in the Sigma Tau Delta creative writing journal but receipt of the first place prize in the category of poetry, for which she will receive a monetary award. She just learned this information at the end of August.

  •  CONGRATULATIONS to Rebekah Bloyd

    CONGRATULATIONS to Rebekah Bloyd, who just learned at the end of the day of our retreat that her poetry “Mother & Son” and “Her Brother,” submitted to Narrative, is one of the ten finalists in its Third Annual Poetry Contest. She too will receive a monetary award.

    Visit Rebekah Bloyd bio

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