Past Events

Thursday, April 11 2019 7:00 PM

United We Read: Brenda Cárdenas, Jenni Moody, Kathryne David Gargano, Beatrice Szymkowiak

United We Read is Plan C’s student-faculty reading series that takes place in venues throughout the community. This edition takes place at Material Studios and features Brenda Cárdenas, Jenni Moody, Kathryne David Gargano, and Beatrice Szymkowiak.

Thursday, February 21 2019 7:00 PM

Fiction Reading and Craft Talk: C. Dale Young

Fiction Reading: C. Dale Young Thursday February 21st Hefter Center 7:00pm Craft Talk 2:00pm Mitchell Hall 191 Presented by the UWM English Department in partnership with cream city review, and co-sponsored by the LGBT Resource Center and the Center for Latin American...

Thursday, February 14 2019 7:00 PM

Poetry Reading: Rodrigo Toscano

Rodrigo Toscano is the author of seven collections of poetry, most recently Explosion Rocks Springfield. His collection In Range is forthcoming from Chax Book 2019. HisCollapsible Poetics Theater was a National Poetry Series selection, and he is the recipient of a New York State Fellowship in...

Thursday, February 7 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

United We Read: Liam Callanan, Molly Beckwith Gutman, Beth Vigoren, and Ryan Burden

United We Read is Plan C’s student-faculty reading series that takes place is venues throughout the community. This edition will take place at Boswell Books (2559 N Downer Ave) and will feature Liam Callanan, Molly Beckwith Gutman, Beth Vigoren, and Ryan...

Thursday, March 15 2018 7:00 PM

The UWM Visiting Writer’s Series Presents Dan Kois

On March 15, please join essayist and editor Dan Kois, co-author of The World Only Spins Forward: The Ascent of Angels in America, for a discussion (and partial reading) of his oral history of Tony Kushner’s pioneering, Pulitzer-prizewinning play.

Thursday, February 22 2018 7:00 PM

The Boudreaux Foundation Presents Paisley Rekdal

On Thursday, February 22, 2018, please join us in welcoming essayist, professor, and current Poet Laureate of Utah, Paisley Rekdal, for a reading of her work!

Thursday, November 30 2017 7:00 pm

United We Read

November 30, 2017 at 7:00pm
The UWM English Department presents United We Read Student/Faculty Reading Series. Come see our Creative Writing students read at Woodland Pattern!

Thursday, October 12 2017 7:00 pm

UWM Visiting Writer Series: Beau Boudreaux

Thursday, October 12 at 7-9 PM
Please join us for the UWM Visiting Writer Series with UWM alumni Beau Boudreaux for an evening of readings and reflections. Hefter Center, 3271 N. Lake Dr.

Sunday, September 24 2017

Cinema Club Kicks Off Sunday

The new season of the Milwaukee chapter of the Cinema Club starts on Sunday, September 24, 2017. For 10 and a half years, the Cinema Club has brought sneak previews and engaging discussions to the Milwaukee area. We meet at the Oriental Theater for stimulating films and discussions moderated by Professor Gilberto Blasini and Professor Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece.

Tuesday, September 12 2017

Summer 2017 Calendar of Literary Events

Just because summer is here doesn’t mean that poetry stops! If you’re in town, please join members of the UWM English Department for our summer events. First event will be May 25 and the last September 12, 2017. See the schedule.