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  • Enjoy the Murphy House

    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

    Experience Literary Events

    Engage with eminent poets, authors, scholars, translators, and theatre directors while on campus. Public and Campus Events

    Explore the World

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

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    Go deeper into literature and language through the Murphy Scholars Program. Learn more

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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.

  • Upcoming Events

    Brown & Jacobs

    An Evening with Murphy Visiting Poets Nickole Brown and Jessica Jacobs

    October 24, 2019, 7:30 p.m., Reves Recital Hall

    Nickole Brown and Jessica Jacobs , a married couple, are both acclaimed poets. Brown graduated from the University of Louisville, and received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She is the author of Sister, Fanny Says, and To Those Who Were Our First Gods.  Jacobs holds an MFA from Perdue University, where she served as editor-in-chief of Sycamore Review, and a BA from Smith College. She is the author of Pelvis with Distance, In Whatever Light Left to Us, and Take Me with You, Wherever You're Going.