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The Sikh Soldier in First World War Culture Image, Music, Words

February 10, 2017 by | News

You’re invited to attend a lecture by Dr. Santanu Das from King’s College in London titled, The Sikh Soldier in First World War Culture: Image, Music, Words – on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 5 p.m. in the Center for American War Letters Archives, Leatherby Libraries, Lower Level. ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Dr. Santanu Das teaches

Annual Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) 2017 Conference

January 30, 2017 by Mike Gravagno | News

Next week, graduate students and faculty from the English Department of Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences will descend upon Washington D.C. along with 12,000 other authors, poets, students, teachers, editors, and publishers for the annual Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) conference. From February 8-11, 14 current MFA Creative Writing students

John Fowles Creative Writing Series Celebrating 20 Years!

January 4, 2017 by | News

For 20 years the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing has invited to Chapman amazing national and international writers as: Salman Rushdie, Elizabeth George, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Gioconda Belli (to name a few). This year, please join us as we continue that tradition with Karen Yamashita, Giuseppe Conte, Claudio Magris, Charles Bernstein, Luisa Valenzuela and

Tabula Poetica: Dec. 1 Presents Elline Lipkin

November 10, 2016 by | News

Tabula Poetica continues on December 1 with poet, academic, and nonfiction writer – Elline Lipkin. Lipkin’s book The Errant Thread was chosen by Eavan Boland for the Kore Press First Book Award. Her second book, Girls’ Studies, explores contemporary girlhood in the United States. Currently a Research Scholar with the Center for the Study of Women at

3rd Annual Excellence in Journalism Day December 3

November 2, 2016 by | News

On Saturday, December 3, 2016, join dozens of high caliber journalists and discover how much inspiration and how many ideas and skills you can acquire in just five hours at the 3rd Annual Excellence in Journalism Day here at Chapman University. Reporters from The Orange County Register, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, OC Weekly, The

World War Z Author Max Brooks Joins 2017 Interstices Panel April 2017

October 26, 2016 by | News

Save-the-date! Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is excited to announce bestselling author Max Brooks (World War Z) as part of Interstices 2017 – Surviving the End of the World on Thursday, April 6. In a discussion about realities, myths, and stories of disaster and apocalypse, Mr. Brooks will join panelists Chris Bader

Professor Alicia Kozameh Returns From Europe

October 11, 2016 by | News

Author and professor Alicia Kozameh returned from her latest trip to Europe. In England, at the University of Reading, she gave a keynote speech entitled El rol de la representación, el poder de la necesidad, y los desconcertantes colores de la vida (The Role of Representation, the Power of Necessity, and the Disconcerting Colors of

What Your Extra Curricular Activities Teach You That Your Classes Can’t

October 4, 2016 by Shoshana Feld-Sobol | News

Shoshana Feld-Sobol Strategic and Corporate Communication (’17) Chapman University is an educational institution whose mission is to provide academic instruction to each and every student in their particular line of study. As students, we learn the discipline of our major, the nuances involved in our minor or cluster, and we get to dabble in the

The Process of a Comic Book

September 28, 2016 by | News

Here is the third blog post from our first Scholar-in-Residence — Ms. Štěpánka Jislová, a comic book author/illustrator from Prague. Ms. Jislová will be joining us next month as part of the prestigious “Getting to Know Europe” grant that Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences was awarded from the European Union. We are