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A Department of English Celebration of ASU Homecoming

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COME HOME TO ENGLISH EVENTS, OCTOBER 29-NOVEMBER 3, 2018

All events are free of charge, open to the public, and take place at the ASU campus in Tempe.
For more information, please contact Kristen.LaRue@asu.edu.

Talk by Tyler Peterson + Homecoming Writing Awards

Thurs., Nov. 1 @ 3:30-5 p.m.  |  Ross-Blakley Hall (RBHL) 117  |  ASU, Tempe campus

Linguist Tyler Peterson, an assistant professor in the Department of English, gives a talk about his work documenting endangered languages. Following Peterson’s presentation, winners of English's Homecoming Writing Awards will be announced and will read from their work.

More information about this event coming soon!

Block Party: The Greatest Show

Sat., Nov. 3 @ Time TBA  |  Cady Mall, outside Language and Literature (LL)  |  ASU, Tempe campus

Part of the annual university-wide celebration, the Come Home to English booth features giant, interactive crossword and word search puzzles designed by Regents' Professor and Arizona Poet Laureate Alberto Ríos. Prizes for correct answers! In 2018 our booth and puzzles have a feline theme. Intrigued? Come visit to find out what it's all about! Kids ages 3-12 can pick up a free book and kids of all ages can converse with Department of English students, faculty, and staff.