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Visions of California OCS: A Program Unlike Any Other

11 April 2022

Welcome, dear readers! Up this week in Miscellany news, Mike Kowalewski is getting ready to host his last-ever Visions of California Program (Winter 2023) and you should apply! The program…

California Cliffs

Chair Greg Hewett speaks on changes to the English Department

1 March 2021

Happy Miscellany Monday! This week, we chatted with English Department Chair and creative writing professor Greg Hewett to hear about both immediate and long-term changes happening in the English department…

Department meeting

Dear Readers,

21 April 2020

Dear Readers of the Miscellany, Believe it or not, Spring term is in full swing. Classes have begun; senior English majors have finished with Comps, and new English majors have…


OCS Winter 2021 London!

22 January 2020

There is an info session for the OCS winter 2021 English Theater, Literature, and Art in London program on Tuesday, January 28 from 7-8pm in Laird 212. Learn about the OCS…

A group of people pose for a photo in London

Fall Term Class Spotlight: The Miscellany

30 May 2019

Many are not aware that between the years 1960 and 1980, Carleton was the publisher of a nationally renowned literary magazine, to which this blog owes its name. This coming…

back issues of the miscellany

Dispatches from London Programs Past

6 May 2019

Attention all globetrotters, theatergoers, and bibliophiles: the 2020 edition of the annual London Program is still accepting applications! Professor Constance Walker is leading the program next Winter, and students joining…

Meet the English Department SDAs!

5 October 2018

The Miscellany is excited to introduce Elyse Wanzenried (’19, she/her/hers) and Nathaniel Chew (’19, he/him/his), the new departmental SDAs! To celebrate our transition into October and (gasp!) fifth week, we…

Welcoming the New Majors!

16 April 2018

In honor of the newly declared English majors joining the ranks of those that officially call Second Laird their second home, The Second Laird Miscellany decided to check in with…

Event Preview: Emily Hodgson Anderson’s Talk, “Shakespearean Adaptation: Hamlet without Yorick”

26 January 2018

By Jenan Jacobson Anticipating her upcoming talk, “Shakespearean Adaptation: Hamlet without Yorick,” The Second Laird Miscellany recently caught up with Professor Emily Hodgson Anderson. In the interview below she talks…

Welcoming the New English Majors!

23 April 2017

It’s that time of the year again! The Second Laird Miscellany is delighted to usher in another batch of English majors. In order to try and get to know some…