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Posthumous Nomination of Boyd Hagy for Kennedy Center/Sondheim Teaching Award

Marymount English Alum David Beach recently submitted a posthumous nomination of  legendary department faculty member, Boyd Hagy, for the Kennedy Center/Sondheim Teaching Award.   A popular teacher with a long career at Marymount,  Dr. Hagy had a deep  impact on … Continue reading

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Palabras Y Peliculas: Latinx Identity on Screen and in Text

As part of Marymount’s observation of Hispanic Heritage month, Dr. Leigh Johnson, Associate Professor of English, and Dr.  Michele Pascucci, Lecturer in Spanish, explored the complex history and influence of Latinx experience in literature, film, and popular culture. Dr. Johnson … Continue reading

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What can you do with an English major ?

Ask English major alum Amanda Sodhi, who just released her first music video,  Behind My Sunglasses.  Amanda has been living in Mumbai, India, for four years and working in the music industry.  She was previously singing and song-writing with the … Continue reading

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Washington D.C. Theaters: Theatrical Selections

One of  the reasons we love our location in the D.C. metropolitan area:  the wealth of opportunities to witness great theater.  This election season offers yet another option. Theatrical Selections A free, politically-charged play reading series presented by ARENA STAGE … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading

Dr. Holly Karapetkova will share some of her own poetry at Robert Harper Books in Riverdale Park, Maryland, this coming week.  Come join her. When:  Saturday, October 8, 2-4 p.m. Where: Riverdale  Town Center, 6216 Rhode Island Ave.  Riverdale Park, … Continue reading

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