Clemson University students and English professor Rhondda Thomas are traveling to Charlottesville, Virginia — the site of a deadly racial clash this summer — to participate in a symposium about the history of slavery at U.S. universities.
Award-winning novelist and Clemson University English professor Nic Brown will read in a campus benefit for Loaves and Fishes at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, in the Self Auditorium at the Strom Thurmond Institute.
Angela Naimou, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has won the 2016 ASAP Book Prize from the Association of the Study of the Arts of the Present. Naimou’s book, “Salvage Work: U.S. and Caribbean Literatures amid the Debris of Legal Personhood,” was published in 2015 by Fordham University Press.
This year’s Clemson Literary Festival brings together literary talent from across the nation in a slew of fun-filled events, including roundtable discussions with published authors, a book fair with author book signings; faculty readings; undergraduate creative writing readings; an open mic night; pub crawl readings; poet Mark Halliday; and topping it all off, a Quidditch tournament.