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    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

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    Engage with eminent poets, authors, scholars, translators, and theatre directors while on campus. 2017-2018 Events

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    Travel abroad to study literature and language in cities such as Madrid and Tours. Study and Travel

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    Murphy Scholars Program

    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.

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    An Evening with Murphy Visiting Writer Deb Olin Unferth

    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