Human-Animal Relationships in the City

The recently published City Creatures: Animal Encounters in the Chicago Wilderness introduces readers to an astonishing diversity of urban wildlife with a unique mix of essays, poetry, paintings, and photographs. Join poet and UWM English professor Brenda Cárdenas, environmental historian … Continue Reading »

Reading by Sara Baume

Cork-based, first-time novelist Sara Baume talks about and reads from her debut novel Spill Simmer Falter Wither. The book, about a 57-year-old man and his dog, has been a huge international success, having won the Rooney Prize for Irish Fiction, … Continue Reading »

United We Read

Join Professor Liam Callanan and English graduate students Mark Brand, David Kruger, and Noel Pabillo Mariano as they read from their original work. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1396058100695751/. Wednesday, March 9 | 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., Woodland Pattern (720 E. … Continue Reading »