• October 27, 2014
    INTS 1111
    The Critical Ethnic Studies Research Center is proud to announce
    Chicana/o Cultures in Transit: An Experimental Dialogue
    Keynote Speakers: Mary Pat Brady (Cornell Univ.), Joo Ok Kim (UCI), Nick Mitchell (UCR)

  • October 27, 2014
    HMNSS 2212
    The Critical Ethnic Studies Research Center is proud to announce
    Captivity as a Spectacle of Consent: María Amparo Ruiz de Burton, Justin Bieber, and the Racial Burlesque
    Keynote Speakers: Mary Pat Brady (Cornell Univ.)

  • October 18, 2014
    HMNSS 1500
    Southern California Irish Studies Colloquium Presents
    Riverrun: James Joyce and the Ecologies of Modernism
    Keynote Speakers: Margot Norris (UCI), Maud Ellmann (Univ. of Chicago)

  • October 6, 2014
    1:30-3:00 p.m.
    Annual Fall Welcome Event for New English Dept Faculty and Graduate Students
    “Genre and Embeddedness: Vikas Swarup’s Thrillers and Neoliberal India”
    Speaker:  Professor Weihsin Gui

  • June 15 , 2014
    6:00 p.m.
    Pierce Lawn
    UC Riverside Commencement: CHASS Group Three

  • June 6 , 2014
    5:00-9:00 p.m.
    The English Department’s Annual Year End Party  and Awards Ceremony
  • We offer

    • Lower and upper division composition courses which teach students the art of effective prose writing.

    • Lower division courses for non-majors, where students develop skills in research, analysis and interpretation of literature and media.

    • Courses in the major or minor on literary authors and periods, as well as courses in critical methods for visual, cultural, and media studies.

    • A Ph.D. program affording students freedom to develop interests ranging from early English literature to contemporary ethnic American literatures, gender and sexuality studies, science fiction, and new media.