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Upcoming Graduate Events

October 26, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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October 28, 2020 (Wednesday)
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Zoom

Alongside our usual aims as a group, the Revision Workshop will run a series of workshops this year dedicated to various aspects of scholarly writing. First up: The Paragraph.

What makes a good paragraph? Who can say—but if you would like to...

November 2, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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November 4, 2020 (Wednesday)
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Location: Zoom (see listserv for Meeting ID and Passcode)

Latitudes welcomes Professor Sarah Brouillette for a talk on her forthcoming minigraph Literature and Underdevelopment from Cambridge UP.

November 6, 2020 (Friday)
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Zoom

This workshop will inform Penn students of the role we play in speaking up against sexual harassment and discuss how anyone can best support someone who has been impacted by harassment or violence. We will also review reporting options and campus...

November 8, 2020 (Sunday)
thirdyears Third Years and Faculty Committees (All day)

FBH

  • Written Field Exams begin no sooner than 2 weeks before Thanksgiving and no later than last day of fall classes (Thursday, November 8- Monday, December 10, 2018). Oral portion of Field Exam takes place within 2 weeks of the...
November 9, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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November 12, 2020 (Thursday)
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM

Zoom

November 13, 2020 (Friday)
fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location: Zoom

All current GEA officers (and other grads) welcome to attend.

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

ZOOM

Please join us for a workshop on conducting online archival research in American literature (broadly conceived) with Penn Librarian Mayelin Perez. 

November 16, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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November 17, 2020 (Tuesday)
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Zoom

November 18, 2020 (Wednesday)
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Location: Zoom (see listserv for Meeting ID and Passcode)

Join Latitudes for a discussion of the just-published Decolonizing Diasporas: Radical Mappings of Afro-Atlantic Literature by Professor Yomaira C. Figueroa-Vásquez (Michigan State). Please email Ann or David for a PDF copy of the introduction...

November 20, 2020 (Friday)
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Zoom

Join the Mod/Con Graduate Group for a discussion of a work-in-progress by Jed Esty. Please email Alex Millen (millen@sas.upenn.edu), JS Wu (...

November 23, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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November 25, 2020 (Wednesday)
fifthyears Faculty and Students 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

November 30, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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December 7, 2020 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

Zoom

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February 10, 2021 (Wednesday)
firstyears, secondyears 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

50-Book Exam Discussion (12-1pm)

(First Years)

Field Exam List Discussion (1-2pm)

(Second Years)

February 12, 2021 (Friday)
fifthyears (All day)

FBH

fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

Graduate Admissions Committee 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

February 15, 2021 (Monday)
(All day)

FBH

March 1, 2021 (Monday)
fourthyears (All day)

FBH

March 25, 2021 (Thursday)
abd (All day)

FBH

April 12, 2021 (Monday)
(All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

August 30, 2021 (Monday)
secondyears 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Exams will be held 10-12 PM or 2-4 PM by Zoom.  Information will be sent to you by your 50-Book Chair.

firstyears English Department New student Orientation by Zoom 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

TBA

September 4, 2021 (Saturday)
(All day)

FBH

September 9, 2021 (Thursday)
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Log in with Penn Key for location details

September 17, 2021 (Friday)
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: Zoom

October 8, 2021 (Friday)
fifthyears (All day)

FBH

WIPs Sign-up for Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Deadline

October 19, 2021 (Tuesday)
(All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

October 22, 2021 (Friday)
thirdyears Third Years and Faculty Committees (All day)

FBH

  • Dates for written and oral portions of Field Exams should be scheduled. Written Field Exams begin no sooner than 2 weeks before Thanksgiving and no later than last day of fall classes (Thursday, November 8- Monday, December 10, 2018...
November 8, 2021 (Monday)
thirdyears Third Years and Faculty Committees (All day)

FBH

  • Written Field Exams begin no sooner than 2 weeks before Thanksgiving and no later than last day of fall classes (Thursday, November 8- Monday, December 10, 2018). Oral portion of Field Exam takes place within 2 weeks of the...
November 12, 2021 (Friday)
fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

November 24, 2021 (Wednesday)
fifthyears Faculty and Students 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge