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Upcoming Speakers

Filipino-Australian writer Merlinda Bobis

April 8-10, 2014

Merlinda Bobis, a Filipino-Australian, is the author of three novels, five poetry books, seven dramatic works, a collection of short stories, a monograph on writing and researching fiction and more than eighty poems, stories and scholarly articles in literary anthologies, journals and magazines.

Events include:

Tuesday, April 8: Clark 309, 4-6 pm

Lorca lecture: “In Search of ‘Corazon De Lorca’: What is Lost/What is Found”

Wednesday, April 9, Clark 309, 4-6 pm

Lecture contextualizing the play “River, River”: “Passion to Passyon: Playing Militarism”

Thursday, April 10, Ford Auditorium, 6-8 pm

Performance of “River, River”

Sponsored through an ACES+ McBride Lectureship; Department of Modern Literatures and Language Speakers Series; Department of English; Ethnic Studies Program; Women’s & Gender Studies Program