Enjoy the Murphy House. Meet with visiting writers, study and drink tea, participate in a workshop or discussion group, and hang out with friends. Bertie Wilson Murphy Building
Engage with eminent poets, authors, scholars, translators, and theatre directors while on campus. 2017-2018 Events
Travel abroad to study literature and language in cities such as Madrid and Tours. Study and Travel
Go deeper into literature and language through the Murphy Scholars Program. Learn more
The Murphy Scholars Program in Literature and Language is an exciting new initiative that provides enhanced cocurricular experiences to keenly interested students. Sophomores - regardless of major - may apply.
Deb Olin Unferth is the author of the memoir
Revolution: The Year I Fell in Love and Went to Join the War
, a short story collection, and a novel. Her work also appears in numerous journals. She is an associate professor of English/Creative Writing at The University of Texas at Austin and is a founding coordinator of a creative writing certificate program at the John B. Connally Unit, a penitentiary in southern Texas.
October 2, 2018, 7:30 p.m., Reves Recital Hall