Ina Coolbrith Competition
The UCSD Department of Literature is now accepting campus submissions for the Ina Coolbrith Memorial Poetry Prizes.

Nancy Daly accepted the position of Assistant to the Chair and began work on October 16, 2007. 
Nancy received an AA in Business Management and is currently pursuing a BS in Business Management. She worked as Development Associate at the California Ballet Company and the San Diego Historical Society.

Please stop by and meet Nancy next time you are on campus.

by Michael Davidson, Lisa Lowe, Laurel Plapp, Wai-Lim Yip and Yingjin Zhang. [More]

Come find out about opportunities for studying abroad as a Literature major or minor from EAP representatives on November 15th from 3:30 -4:30 p.m. in the Literature Building, deCerteau Room.




Heather Fowler (Zion) has won a joint-first place in the 2007 Faringdon Online Poetry Competition, Ana Grinberg-Vandersip will present her paper “Vampires as Travelees and Travelers”  and two presentations by Gabriela McEvoy . In addition, we have a dance video by Margaret Loose and graduate students Melissa Hidalgo and Emily Kugler at the Dickens Project Research Institute. [More]

Tijuana Poets in San Diego
Literature deCerteau Room, Thursday, November 1, 2007 at 4:00 p.m.

Latinos in World War II
Cross Cultural Center, Monday, November 5, 2007, at 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Kirmen Uribe and Elizabeth Macklin
Visual Arts Facility Performance Space, Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 4:30 p.m.

"Myth and Reality: The Archaeology of Bronze Age Troy" with Dr. Peter Jablonka
Literature deCerteau Room, Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 3:00 p.m.

New Writing Series with Claudia Rankine
Museum at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park, Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 6:00 p.m.

Feeling Backward
Loss and the Politics of Queer History with Heather Love
Literature deCerteau Room, Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Hugo Salcedo
Literature deCerteau Room, Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.