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John Fowles Literary Series announces spring 2015 author readings

January 26, 2015 by | Events

The spring 2015 version of Chapman University’s John Fowles Literary Series, presented by the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing in Wilkinson College for the Humanities and Social Sciences, will focus on three noted authors from Bosnia and Herzegovina — Ajla Terzic and Kenan Trebincevic — as well as on internationally acclaimed writers Dacia Maraini

Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching, Jan. 23

January 13, 2015 by | News

There are only a few spots left at the 2nd Annual Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop on Friday, January 23, 2015, “Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching” – in Argyros Forum, 209 A, starting at 8:30 a.m. This day of workshops and conversation with colleagues is sponsored by the

INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics Feb. 25, 2015

January 8, 2015 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics, a one-night interactive forum allowing practical and personal engagement with ethics on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Beckman Hall 404 at 4 p.m. The Interstices series is a set of themed events and discussions that examine the cross-sections or rather “intersection”

Alumni Spotlight: Jeff Cooper (’14)

October 23, 2014 by | News

Wilkinson College of Humanities & So…In May 2014, Communication Major, Jeff Cooper (double minor in English and Sociology) graduated from Chapman University and recently sent Communication Studies Professor, Nicholas Leighton, an email to tell him how he was doing. Check out what he had to say and how Chapman prepared him for his current position.

Tabula Poetica Presents, Lorene Delany-Ullman: Nov. 11

October 23, 2014 by | News

Tabula Poetica’s Annual Poetry Reading Series continues on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 with poet Lorene Delany-Ullman. Delany-Ullman’s talk will begin at 1 p.m. in the Wilkinson Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center, followed by a poetry reading at 4 p.m. in the Henley Reading Room. About the author: Lorene Delany-Ullman’s book of prose poems, Camouflage for the

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED! John Fowels Presents … IIona Ziok !

October 21, 2014 by | News

The John Fowles Center presents documentary film maker, IIona Ziok on Monday, November 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. in Argyros Forum, 209 C.  This event is free and open to the public. About Ziok … Ilona Ziok’s family emigrated from Poland in 1968 to Britain, where she continued her education.  Between 1975-1977, she studied theater

Tabula Poetica Continues on Oct. 28 with Bin Ramke

October 10, 2014 by | News

Tabula Poetica’s Annual Poetry Reading Series continues on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 with poet Bin Ramke, (his first collection of poems, The Difference Between Night and Day, won the Yale Younger Poets Prize). Ramke’s talk will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the Wilkinson Chapel, Fish Interfaith Center, followed by a poetry reading at 4 p.m.

Making a Change, Being Involved: Life beyond the Campus, Nov. 3

October 10, 2014 by | News

Attention research students! On Monday, November 3, 2014 you’re invited to the first BURN workshop of the fall, Making a Change, Being Involved: Life beyond the Campus, at 12-1 p.m. in the Laura Scudder Conference Room, Roosevelt Hal 127 with Professors Jan Osborn and Morgan Read-Davidson. One of the life skills we gain at a

WordTheatre’s 2014 Fall Series Presents Authors Marisa Silver & Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

October 9, 2014 by | News

WordTheatre’s 2014 fall series at Chapman University brings America’s finest short story writers to Orange for celebrity and student performances. On Monday, October 27, Hollywood actors Jason George and Roma Maffia will bring to life acclaimed short stories by authors Marisa Silver (best known for her novel, Mary Coin, a New York Times Bestseller, published in 2013)

An Evening on the Rails: Oct. 13

October 6, 2014 by | News

Chapman Leatherby Libraries and the Department of English invite you to, An Evening on the Rails, featuring Professors Richard Bausch and Tom Zoellner on Monday, October 13, 2014 at 4 p.m. in Henley Reading Room, Leatherby Libraries, Second Floor. These two professors published books this year which described a particular stretch of rail in New