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Expert on Electronic Portfolios to Consult and Speak on April 26

Friday, April 20, 2018

Kathleen Blake Yancey of Florida State University will meet with academic advisers and faculty leaders and give a public lecture on Thursday.

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Historian to Discuss Chinese Books and Globalism in 16th and 17th Centuries

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Devin Fitzgerald of Harvard University will give a lecture titled "Chinese Books and Sinocentric Globalization in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries" at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, in Old Main 206. 

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Libraries Host Fourth Annual Earth Day M.F.A. Poetry Reading April 22

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Join University Libraries and Open Mouth Reading Series for the fourth annual Earth Day M.F.A. Poetry Reading at 2 p.m. this Sunday, April 22, at Mount Sequoyah Gardens Park.

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Renowned Literacy Scholar to Lecture on Writing, Rights, and Resources

Monday, April 16, 2018

Deborah Brandt will deliver a public lecture titled 'Literacy in America: Is Writing a Right or a Resource?" on Thursday, April 19, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 132 of the Chemistry Building.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures English

NWA Democratic Black Caucus Honors U of A Faculty, Staff

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Parice Bowser, Rodger Hunter, Mohja Kahf and Angie Maxwell of the University of Arkansas will be honored at the organization's scholarship banquet at 7 p.m. April 21 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fayetteville.

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Prison Story Project Production Supported by Brown Chair in English Literacy

Thursday, March 29, 2018

A staged reading developed from the writing of 11 men housed on Arkansas' Death Row is being performed at colleges and universities across the United States.

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Call for Proposals: Whiting Foundation Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The Humanities Program in Fulbright College invites proposals from faculty in traditional humanities departments who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Humanities Research & Innovation Communication English History Journalism Philosophy World Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Arkansas International Benefit Featuring Ozakwaaba

Monday, March 12, 2018

The literary journal, The Arkansas International, will have a benefit featuring music by afropop and reggae band Ozakwaaba at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at Stage 18 in Fayetteville.

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Free Showing March 13 of Documentary Chronicling Adult Learners' Challenges

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Night School, a film by Andrew Cohn, will be shown free at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, in Room 343 of the Graduate Education Building at the University of Arkansas.

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Johnson Fellowship Promotes Diversity in Creative Writing and Translation

Friday, March 02, 2018

New York couple’s appreciation for the literary arts, social justice and civil rights has inspired a graduate fellowship for Fulbright College.

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