Hugh Egan, Professor in the department of English, is ending his three-year term as the Robert Ryan Professor of the Humanities, and will deliver a lecture on Friday, May 3, at 4pm in the Handwerker Gallery. His talk is entitled, "Slavery and Self-Reliance: Douglass, Emerson, and the Limits of Metaphor." A reception will follow the talk.
The new Robert Ryan Professor is Vivian Bruce Conger of the History Department.
Dancing at Lughnasa was directed by Claire Gleitman, Professor of English, and the cast will include three IC faculty members (Paula Murray Cole, Kathleen Mulligan, Kevin Murphy), two IC alumni (Jesse Bush and Max Lorn-Krause) and current students from the Department of Theatre Arts.
All are welcome to attend Professor Adams's talk on Thursday, April 25, 5:30-6:30 in Business 103. This event is proudly sponsored by Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society.
ITHACA, NY—An exciting collection of visiting writers will take part in three days of readings, panel discussions and other events during the New Voices Festival, hosted by Ithaca College April 24–26.
Organized by the Departments of Writing and English, the festival provides an opportunity for local literature lovers...
Two alumni of the School of Humanities and Sciences at Ithaca College have been awarded Fulbright scholarships for study and teaching abroad, and another has been given alternate status.
Katerina Leinhart (Politics '11) has been awarded a research grant to Morocco, where she will study...