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. 2016-2017 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, launching in Fall 2015 with an inaugural class of sophomores. 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.
Tony Horne will direct a student theatrical production of
, by Chris Mathews, Jake Minton, and Nathan Allen (February 22 - 25, 2017 in Cabe Theatre). He co-founded the Memphis Black Repertory Theatre and also served as treasurer for Black Theatre Network. He is currently an associate professor at the Peck School of Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.