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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. Public and Campus 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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    Greg Brownderville - Wide

    An Evening with Murphy Visiting Poet Greg Brownderville

    April 11, 2019, 7:30 p.m., Reves Recital Hall

    Arkansas-born poet Greg Brownderville is the author of three volumes of poetry: Gust (which made the Poetry Foundation's best-seller list), Deep Down in the Delta , and A Horse with Holes in It . He has been awarded prizes and fellowships from the Sewanee Writers' Conference, the Porter Fund for Literary Excellence, and many journals. He is currently an associate professor of English and the director of the Creative Writing Program at Southern Methodist University