• Explore the Hendrix-Murphy Foundation

  • 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. 2016-2017 Events

    Explore the World

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

    Excel as a Murphy Scholar

    Go deeper into literature and language through the Murphy Scholars Program, launching in Fall 2015 with an inaugural class of sophomores. Learn more

  • Featured

    Murphy Scholars 3

    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

    Daryl Farmer Highlight

    Daryl Farmer, Fiction and Nonfiction Writer

    Daryl Farmer will present "All the Luck You'll Ever Need: A Tale from Alaska" on October 20, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. in Reves Recital Hall. Assistant professor at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, where he teaches fiction and nonfiction writing, he is the author of the short story collection Where We Land and the nonfiction book, Bicycling Beyond the Divide: Two Journeys into the West .