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Diversity is Hallmark of UC San Diego Department of Literature New Writing Series

January 25, 2016

…quarter the Department of Literature hosts the “new” writing series, and this winter’s series, which began Jan. 13 and runs through March 2, takes a transnational focus with guest writers John Gibler, Lorena Gomez Mostajo, John B. Washington and Marivi Blanco. The next presentation, featuring Washington, takes place Jan. 27,…

International Symposium at UC San Diego to Highlight Indigenous Voices

February 12, 2020

The greater San Diego-Tijuana region will get a rare opportunity to engage with contemporary Indigenous writing and poetry, part of an international symposium addressing the importance and impact of Indigenous language and literature.

UC San Diego Scholar of Eastern Europe Amelia Glaser Selected as Harvard Radcliffe Fellow

July 20, 2021

Associate professor Amelia Glaser has been named a 2021–2022 fellow at Harvard Radcliffe Institute, where she will investigate contemporary literature and art in Ukraine to better understand how a collective identity can be publicly reimagined during, and immediately following, political upheaval.

Using Plague Diaries to Keep a Record of COVID-19

February 18, 2021

…in history, philosophy and literature bring discussion of today’s pandemic into the classroom, offering students a unique way of learning The first entry in Paige Nguyen’s pandemic diary shows a quiet campus. Photo courtesy of Paige Nguyen. The first photo in Paige Nguyen’s pandemic diary is full of complexities. The…

A Two-Decade Journey of the Heart is Mapped in Poetry

January 18, 2024

Professor and Chair of Literature Kazim Ali presents a retrospective book of poetry traversing ideas of home, spirituality, love and loss.

Carlos Blanco Aguinaga, One of Founders of UC San Diego Literature Department, Dies

September 26, 2013

…of UC San Diego Literature Department, Dies Carlos Blanco Aguinaga at the Thurgood Marshall College opening ceremony on September 26, 1970. Carlos Blanco Aguinaga, distinguished literary critic, fiction writer, and one of the founders of UCSD’s Literature Department, died in La Jolla on September 11, 2013. Born in Irún, in…

Meet Cristina Della Coletta, Dean of Arts and Humanities

February 12, 2015

…Associates Chair in Italian Literature Cristina Della Coletta, a professor of Italian literature, is the new dean of the Division of Arts and Humanities at UC San Diego. A doctoral alumna of UCLA, Della Coletta was on the faculty at the University of Virginia from 1992 to 2014, serving there…

UC San Diego Library to Host Steampunk Tea Aug. 25

August 9, 2012

Victorian time-travellers are invited to join fellow futurists, explorers, and adventurers at a steampunk-themed tea on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m., in Geisel Library—known as the “mother ship”—on the UC San Diego campus.

Alumni Couple Donates $500,000 to UC San Diego Department of Literature

January 14, 2016

…to support graduate student fellowships in the Department of Literature.

Faculty Awards and Honors October 2011

October 1, 2011

…UC San Diego News Release Marcel Hénaff Professor of Literature Award - Faculty Research Award Thomas E. Levy Distinguished Professor of Anthropology Award - Lowell Thomas Award More Info: UC San Diego News Release

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