News Archive

The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please contact the Arkansas News editor at editor@uark.edu or 479-575-5555

Department of English Holds Zoom Halloween Advising Event

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The Department of English invites students to dress in costume and zoom by from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, to talk with faculty members about the English courses being offered next semester.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Events Department of English

Middle East Studies Forum to Discuss Anti-Black Racism in the Middle East, Today

Monday, October 26, 2020

The King Fahd Center for Middle East Studies will host "Anti-Black Racism in the Middle East," a forum featuring regional experts and Middle East Studies faculty, at 11 a.m. today, Oct. 26, via Zoom.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Diversity & Inclusion Events International Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia African and African American Studies Program Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies Program Department of Anthropology Department of English Middle East Studies Program

Fourth Annual Open Mouth Readings Festival Goes Virtual to Celebrate Poetry

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The Open Mouth Reading Series invites poetry lovers from all walks of life to attend a series of virtual readings and workshops on Oct. 30-31.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia Creative Writing & Translation Program Department of English Middle East Studies Program

Creative Writing Program Announces 2020-21 Walton Visiting Writers

Friday, October 16, 2020

Poet and literary translator A.E. Stallings, novelist Brandon Hobson, and poet Patricia Smith will be the 2020-21 Walton Visiting Writers at the university this coming year.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Appointments Humanities Creative Writing & Translation Program Department of English

Geffrey Davis Wins 2020 Porter Literary Fund Prize

Friday, October 09, 2020

Geffrey Davis, an associate professor of poetry in the Program in Creative Writing and Translation in the Department of English, is the recipient of the 2020 Porter Fund Literary Prize.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Creative Writing & Translation Program Department of English

Professor of English Awarded Prestigious Book Prize for Work in Literary Translation

Monday, October 05, 2020

Distinguished Professor Geoffrey Brock has been awarded the prestigious Raiziss/De Palchi Book Prize for his translation of Last Dream by Italian poet Giovanni Pascoli.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Creative Writing & Translation Program Department of English

Grants for Humanities Research by Faculty, Grad and Undergrad Students on Systemic Racism

Thursday, October 01, 2020

The Steering Committee of the University of Arkansas Humanities Center has approved an expanded competition for grants funding humanities research on systemic racism. Applications due Oct. 31.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Research & Innovation Department of Communication Department of English Department of History Department of Philosophy Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures School of Journalism & Strategic Media

Leonard Cassuto Talks about Preparing English Graduate Students for Diverse Careers

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Fordham University's Leonard Cassuto, author of the forthcoming The New Ph.D., recently visited virtually with graduate students and faculty from the Department of English about the need for career diversity to be emphasized in humanities graduate programs

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Graduate School Humanities Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia Department of English

Graduate Student Speaker Series Continues With Katie Powell

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Join the University Libraries and Graduate School and International Education at noon Tuesday, Sept. 29, for a Zoom presentation with doctoral candidate Katie Powell.

Division of University Advancement Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Graduate School University Libraries Events Lectures, Colloquia & Symposia Research & Innovation Department of English Mullins Library
Previous  Next