English Major Job Bootcamp: Application Materials

During this second English Major Job Bootcamp session, we will cover best practices when putting together cover letters and résumés.  We will also talk a bit about how social media plays into your job search.  While this event is geared toward English majors, the skills discussed would be beneficial for everyone entering the job and/or internship market, and all are welcome!  This event is sponsored by the UGA Creative Writing Program.

English Major Job Bootcamp: Job Ads

During this first English Major Job Bootcamp session, we will cover potential careers for English majors and tools for finding jobs, reading job ads, and researching companies.  While this event is geared toward English majors, the skills discussed would be beneficial for everyone entering the job and/or internship market, and all are welcome!  This event is sponsored by the UGA Creative Writing Program.

Bedchamber Scenes: "Shakespeare's Dead in Bed"

The University of Georgia (UGA) and the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM), the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, and IRCL (UMR5186 CNRS) are delighted to announce a conference, “Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit,” as part of their new collaboration, “Scene-Stealing/Ravir la scène,” sponsored by UGA, UPVM, CNRS, the Partner University Fund of the French Embassy, and the FACE Foundation.

BEDCHAMBER SCENES / SCENES DE LIT IN EUROPEAN EARLY MODERN DRAMA

The University of Georgia (UGA) and the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM), the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, and IRCL (UMR5186 CNRS) are delighted to announce a conference, “Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit,” as part of their new collaboration, “Scene-Stealing/Ravir la scène,” sponsored by UGA, UPVM, CNRS, the Partner University Fund of the French Embassy, and the FACE Foundation.

Bedchamber Scenes: Concert

The University of Georgia (UGA) and the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM), the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, and IRCL (UMR5186 CNRS) are delighted to announce a conference, “Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit,” as part of their new collaboration, “Scene-Stealing/Ravir la scène,” sponsored by UGA, UPVM, CNRS, the Partner University Fund of the French Embassy, and the FACE Foundation.

Bedchamber Scenes: "Deathbed Deceptions"

The University of Georgia (UGA) and the Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 (UPVM), the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, and IRCL (UMR5186 CNRS) are delighted to announce a conference, “Bedchamber Scenes/Scènes de lit,” as part of their new collaboration, “Scene-Stealing/Ravir la scène,” sponsored by UGA, UPVM, CNRS, the Partner University Fund of the French Embassy, and the FACE Foundation.

THATCamp Shakespeare

The Folger Shakespeare Library and the University of Georgia are hosting a THATCamp at the University of Georgia’s DigiLab on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017.

A unique kind of “unconference,” THATCamp stands for The Humanities And Technology Camp. We encourage local digital humanists as well as far-flung Shakespeareans coming to Atlanta for the SAA Annual Meeting to visit our new digital learning environment, to discover our new initiatives in Shakespeare studies and in Digital Humanities, and to share your digital Shakespearean skills.

Writing for Love, Money, and Applause (and to Snag Academic Jobs, Tenure, and Promotions)

As with the weather, everyone talks about how bad academic writing is, but no one does anything about it. So much of graduate education is focused on mastering content that there’s little time to think about sentences, about how to craft a narrative that entertains as it enlightens, about how to keep the reader engaged—or even acknowledge the wacky notion that if you want to be read, you need to think about the reader.