CSULA Department of English | Events


Thursday, May 29, 6pm

Statement Magazine

2014 Issue Launch

Golden Eagle

Tuesday, May 13, 6pm

Lauren Berlant

David L. Kubal Memorial Lecture Series

Los Angeles Room, University Student Union


Saturday, May 3


Graduate Student Conference

University Student Union

Friday-Saturday, May 2-3

Rudolfo Anaya Conference

Tradition, Modernity, and the Literatures of the U.S. Southwest

Golden Eagle Ballroom

Thursday, March 6, 6pm

Li-Young Lee

Jean Burden Poetry Series

Golden Eagle Ballroom

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May 14, 2013

José Muñoz to Deliver Annual Kubal Lecture

Dr. José Muñoz, Chair of Performance Studies at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, will deliver the . . . more info

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May 9, 2013

Wanda Coleman to Deliver 28th Annual Jean Burden Poetry Reading

Los Angeles poet Wanda Coleman will deliver the 28th annual Jean Burden Poetry Reading at CSULA on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in the Golden Eagle Ballroom  ... more info

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November 28, 2012

Luis Alberto Ambroggio

Luis Alberto Ambroggio will speak on "Poetry without Borders: U.S. Poetry in Latin America/Hispanic Poetry in the U.S." on . . . more info

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November 14-15, 2012

Margaret Hermes

Margaret Hermes will be a visiting writer at CSULA on November 14-15. Her visit . . . more info

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October 25, 2012

Drumvoices with Eugene Redmond

Eugene B. Redmond, Emeritus Professor of English and Founding Editor of Drumvoices Revue, will read from his works and participate in a critical conversation at CSULA . . . more info

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May 17, 2012

Douglas Mao to Deliver 2012 Kubal Lecture

Dr. Douglas Mao of Johns Hopkins University will deliver the David L. Kubal Memorial Lecture ... more

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May 12, 2012

R. Radhakrishnan, Significations Keynote Speaker

The English Graduate Student Association is presenting its 17th annual research conference, Significations, which will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 ... more

May 4-5, 2012

2012 Conference on Carlos Fuentes: Ancient Mexico, Modernity, and the Literary Avant-Garde

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Apr 9, 2012

British Council Poet Anthony Joseph Returns to CSULA ...  more

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Apr 9, 2012

Filemón Beltrán Morales Reads Zapotec-language poetry at CSULA ...  more


Feb 13, 2012

Dr. John Sullivan to Speak on Nahuatl Language Project

Dr. John Sullivan, Professor of Nahua Language and Culture at the Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, will be speaking about the 2012 IDIEZ Nahuatl Summer Institute at Cal State L.A. ... more

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Jan 30, 2012

Rhina Espaillat to Deliver 27th Annual Jean Burden Poetry Reading

Poet and translator Rhina Espaillat will deliver the 27th annual Jean Burden Poetry Reading at CSULA on Monday, January 30, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the Golden Eagle Ballroom  ... more

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Oct 31, 2011

Public Poetry Project: Reading Byron's Don Juan ... more

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October 19, 2011

Nii Ayikwei Parkes Returns to CSULA

Nii Ayikwei Parkes, British Council UK Writer-in-Residence at CSULA, will be returning in October, 2011 for a series of workshops and readings. ... more

May 13-14, 2011

2011 Conference on Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz: Her Work, Colonial Mexico, and Spain’s Golden Age ... more

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May 2, 2011

Alan Liu to Deliver Annual Kubal Lecture

Alan Liu, Professor of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara, will deliver the David L. Kubal Memorial Lecture ... more


Apr 30, 2011

Joshua Clover, Significations Keynote Speaker

The English Graduate Student Association is presenting its 16th annual research conference, Significations,  ... more

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Apr 26, 2011

Vikram Seth to Deliver Jean Burden Poetry Reading

On Tuesday, April 26, at 6:30 p.m. in the Golden Eagle Ballroom, Vikram Seth will deliver the 26th annual  ... more

Feb 12-13, 2011

2011 Conference on Modernity, Critique, and Humanism ... more

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Oct 28, 2010

Public Poetry Project

Reading Wordsworth's 1805 Prelude ... more

Oct 10-11, 2010

Update on the Latino Book and Family Festival: Largest Gathering of Latino Authors in the West! ... more

May 20, 2010

60th Anniversary Statement Launch

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Apr 24, 2010

Eric Avila to Speak at Significations Graduate Student Conference ... more

Apr 1, 2010

Statement 60th anniversary to feature Helena Maria Viramontes ... more

Feb 25, 2010

Wendy Cope to Read in Burden Poetry Series ... more


Jan 28, 2010

Susan Green to Deliver 2010 Kubal Lecture ... more


Oct 10-11, 2009

Latino Book and Family Festival ... more