Archive for the ‘English Department’ Category

Harper is guest on radio show to discuss 1968 explosion following Indianapolis tragedy

Tuesday, November 13th

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, will be a guest on the “Afternoon Show” on WIBC 93.1 FM in Indianapolis. Harper will talk about the 1968 Richmond explosion in relation to the gas explosion in this past weekend on the Southeast side of Indianapolis. The “Afternoon Show” is on the air from 4-7 p.m. Additionally, […]

Writing in Cyberspace: IU East Alumni from Near and Far Share Their Stories about Online Writing in the Workplace

Monday, October 8th

Frances Peacock, Senior Lecturer of English, will present “Writing in Cyberspace: IU East Alumni from Near and Far Share Their Stories about Online Writing in the Workplace”  at 4pm on October 25th in the Community Room. This presentation is free and open to the public.

IU East’s second community writing marathon to focus on art and place

Wednesday, October 3rd

Indiana University East and other community organizers are planning the second event in a yearlong writing series. The next community writing marathon will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, and focus on writing about art and place across the Indiana University East, Ivy Tech Community College, and Reid Hospital […]

Zombies Presentation

Monday, March 5th

Guest Poet, Juan Morales presents, “Zombie Wave Conversations and Investigations of the Undead.” This event will be Monday, March 19th @ 6pm in WZ 132. This event is sponsored by Mindful Explorations, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and The Writers Club. Check out the poster for information on this event and other Zombie Events!

Associate professor of English receives National Endowment for the Arts fellowship

Thursday, December 1st

Jean Harper, associate professor of English, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship for writing (prose). The fellowship will support work on her book, Horses and Divorces. The fellowship is designed to give writers the time and freedom to pursue their work; the creative writing fellowships are the NEA’s most direct investment in […]