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. 2015-2016 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.
Murphy Visiting Poet Kevin Young will read from his work on April 14, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in Reves Recital Hall. He is often described as the "best and brightest of contemporary American poets." Author of eight books of award-winning poetry, he has also edited eight collections of poetry.
Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems 1995 - 2015
has just been released this spring.