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Miltonathon !

At 11 AM the fourth annual Colgate marathon reading of Milton’s Paradise Lost will begin in the English Department Fager Lounge, Lathrop 3rd floor. Faculty...

October 22, 2017 11am
Living Writers Series:  Alan Lightman reading

Critics describe physicist-turned-creative writer Alan Lightman as “an able and charming tour guide” in his newest essay collection, The Accidental Universe....

October 26, 2017 4:30pm
Living Writers Series:  Ben Lerner reading

Excerpts from 10:04, Ben Lerner’s second novel, won The Paris Review’s Terry Southern Prize. Lerner’s first novel, Leaving the Atocha Station, won the 2012...

November 2, 2017 4:30pm
Living Writers Series: Stephanie Powell Watts reading

One of the most anticipated novels of 2017, No One Is Coming to Save Us is Stephanie Powell Watts’ newest book and Sarah Jessica Parker’s first pick for the...

November 9, 2017 4:30pm
David Blake, Colgate '85  "Liking Ike: Eisenhower, Advertising, and the Rise of Celebrity Politics"

David Blake graduated from Colgate University in 1985 with a double major in English and History. After teaching high school for three years, he earned his...

November 13, 2017 4:30pm

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