Senior Spotlight: Hannah Neville

24 September 2013

Hannah Neville is in this week’s Senior Spotlight. 1. Describe your experience as an English major in six words. How did I miss that detail?? 2. If everyone moved to…

Upcoming Events, Week of September 23

23 September 2013

September 25: Screening of “Loving Lampposts” by Todd Drezner ’94 (7 pm, Weitz Cinema) Todd Drezner ’94 is an English major whose first documentary film, Loving Lampposts: Living Autistic, has garnered…

Welcome Back Party, Sep 20

19 September 2013

The English Department invites you to a “Welcome Back” reception this Friday, September 20th, from 3:45-5 PM on the lawn in front of Laird Hall. (Rain location: Second Laird). Please…

Janine Barchas to Lecture on Jane Austen

19 September 2013

Janine Barchas, Professor of English at the University of Texas, Austin, will visit Carleton from Sep 30-Oct 1. Professor Barchas is the author of Graphic Design, Print Culture, and the…

Creative Writing Showcase: Sarah Walz

19 September 2013

Sarah Walz (’14) is a senior English major from Elk Grove Village, Illinois. This past summer, Sarah was abroad as a part of the English Department’s Ireland program, where she…

Three Months Later…A Recent Graduate Looks Back

18 September 2013

by Shavera Seneviratne (’13) Three months later… While I was unpacking after having moved into my new apartment, I came across a box that contained a file for every single…

Senior Spotlight: Gwen Hogan & Kailey Schumacher

17 September 2013

Senior profiles for 2013-14 kick off with our SDA’s, Gwen Hogan and Kailey Schumacher. 1. Describe your experience as an English major in six words/haiku Gwen: There simply is not…

Salman Rushdie at Carleton in October

16 September 2013

Renowned writer Salman Rushdie will visit Carleton from Oct 25-26. His visit is part of a year-long series of events on the subject of censorship, the impetus for which is…

A New Format for the Miscellany

7 September 2013

The Second Laird Miscellany is now a blog. Our editors this year are Molly Work and Isaac Werner, with the assistance of Shavera Seneviratne (’13), the Department’s Educational Associate for…

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