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Andrea Charise The Department of English is delighted to congratulate Andrea Charise who has been awarded the Polanyi Prize.

Michael Prior

The Department of English is delighted to congratulate graduate student Michael Prior on winning both the Walrus Poetry Prize and the Readers' Choice Award.

Lynne Magnusson

The Department of English is delighted to congratulate Professor Lynne Magnusson on becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.


News & Sessional Dates:

Friday, February 13, 2015.
April examination timetable posted.
Monday, February 16, 2015.
Family Day - University closed; last day to cancel Y section code courses without academic penalty; last day to add or remove a credit/non credit option for Y section code courses..
Tuesday, February 17, 2015.
Reading Week - no classes.
Sunday, March 08, 2015.
Last day to cancel S section code courses without academic penalty; last day to add or remove a CR/NCR option for S section code courses.
Thursday, April 02, 2015.
Classes end; term work in S and Y section code courses must be submitted unless an earlier date has been stipulated; last day to request late withdrawal from S and Y section code courses..
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The Department of English 2013-14 Newsletter

In Memoriam: Professor Chelva Kanaganayakam

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Thursday, January 29, 2015.
Brown Bag Lunch: Daniel Wright, “Symbolic Logic and the Buried Life”.
Thursday, February 05, 2015.
Tony Fong talk: The Treacherous Double Vision of "A Moveable Feast".
Thursday, February 05, 2015.
Cook The Books Literary Potluck & Silent Talent Auction.
Thursday, February 05, 2015.
b2B Career Panel Discussion.
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