Category Archives: Events

Newly Designed Class- Global Literary Voices II!!

The Literature and Languages department is eagerly waiting for Dr. Sara Hallisey’s course, EN204- Global Literary Voices II, to start in Spring 2021!    This specific course is a one-time design as an introduction to postcolonial literature and film. Students … Continue reading

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Fall Visiting Poet: Tony Medina

In October, Marymount Literature & Languages welcomed Tony Medina–poet and Howard University professor–to campus as our Fall Visiting Poet. We were very excited to welcome him to a virtual event open to everyone. Medina talked about poetry as a means … Continue reading

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Spring Celebration of Graduating Students, 2020

Welcome to our annual Spring Celebration! I’m Dr. Howe, chair of the Department of Literature & Languages, and I’m really proud to be hosting this unconventional celebration of you, your accomplishments, and your bright futures. In normal years—whatever that means… … Continue reading

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Fiction Reading with Katherine Zlabek

On March 2, 2020, fiction writer Katherine Zlabek joined us in the Barry Gallery to read from her new collection of short stories and discuss fiction and the writing life with Marymount students. A native of rural Wisconsin, Zlabek holds an … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary Shades of Blue Student-Faculty Poetry Reading

Spring 2020 fittingly witnessed the 20th anniversary of the Shades of Blue student-faculty poetry reading! On February 19th, we were very proud to showcase work by poets, scholars, and students from the Marymount community, including Holly Karapetkova, Michael Boylan, Caroline … Continue reading

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