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In-Person Events this Fall!

English Society is eager to welcome students back to campus and resume monthly book discussions and other informal events - please join us and bring your friends who love books - all are welcome!

Afternoon Tea

Bring your own mug or teacup and join English majors/minors and faculty bi-weekly for coffee, tea, and informal conversation. Our September Afternoon Teas will be held in the Marist Annex Conference Room on Wednesday, September 8th and 22nd from 1-2pm.  

September Book Discussion: Translations

Monthly book discussions are a long-standing tradition for English Society and are open to all members of the CUA community, as well as undergraduate and graduate alumni.  

Monday, September 20th, 8-9pm in Pryz 351: Brian Friel's Translations
Translations is on the undergraduate comprehensive exam reading list. Dr. Baker will be joining us for the discussion.

2021-2022 Reading List

Translations, Brian Friel
Haroun and the Sea of Stories, Salman Rushdie
Notes from Underground, Fyodor Dostoevsky

To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
The Man Who Was Thursday, G. K. Chesterton
For more information about English Society

Please visit our website, join the "CUA English Society" Facebook group, or follow the English department on Twitter. Alumna Isabelle Rosini also wrote about English Society in the January 2019 issue of The Annex.