2017-18 KU Common Book Events
The following are events related to Citizen: An American Lyric, or one of its many themes. Please return to this page to see more events as they are created. If you have an event to add, please email email@example.com.
Dr. Siobhan Scarry's Visit
Dr. Siobhan Scarry, professor of English at Bethel College, will be on campus Tuesday, August 15th to facilitate two workshops for instructors who plan to use the book. Professor Scarry has written nationally on the topic of teaching Citizen. her article "Pure Conduit: The Superconductive Powers of Rankine's 'You'" appeared in the Southern Humanities Review (June 2016). These workshops will take place in The Commons, Spooner Hall.
- Workshop I 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
- Workshop II 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
If you are interested in attending one of the sessions on Tuesday, August 15th please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Common Book Discussion Groups
All new students will meet with returning student leaders and faculty and staff members to discuss Citizen: An American Lyric, KU's Common Book for 2017-18. These discussions are an important part of Hawk Week and will help students be best prepared for the academic year ahead.