Among other things, we’ll be discussing DROWN by Junot Diaz on Monday, April 14th at 2:15pm in room B275. Here’s a video of the author being a geek.
The last ECC Literary Circle meeting will be on Monday, April 14th from 2:15-3:30pm in room B274. We’ll be discussing Drown by Junot Diaz, The Schwa Was Here by Neal Shusterman, and/or whatever else strikes our fancy. Also…there will be pie!
FOLLOWING OUR ON-CAMPUS MEETING, Professor Schulze will be attending the readings at the SMU Lit Fest on Thursday, March 20th, starting at 6:30pm (reception at 6pm). Free shuttles run from Mockingbird Station into campus regularly - contact firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by A336 if you’d like to meet up at Mockingbird Station and catch the shuttle together as a group.
Swing by Half Price Books, pick up a cheap paperback copy of one (or two) of your favorite books, and bring it (them) to our next meeting on Thursday, March 20th at 2:15pm in B275 for an old-fashioned book swap. Fingers crossed, Professor Schulze will figure out how to get a couple of pizzas to the meeting as well. See you!
Lit Circlers! We will be meeting in B275 a week from today on Thursday, February 20th at 2pm to watch the Triplets of Belleville and talk SPRING events.
Call for Poetry, Fiction, Essays, and One-Act Plays
Any current El Centro student is eligible to enter, and there will be CASH PRIZES for the first, second, and third place winners in each category!
The winners from El Centro College will go on to be judged at the DCCCD and then national levels.
See Professor Samantha Mabry Schulze in A336 or email email@example.com for more information.
All entries are due to Professor Schulze as 1) an email attachment and 2) on paper no later than Friday, March 21st, 2014.
More details and entry form can be found at http://www.league.org/homebase/competitions/literary/1314.html
Take advantage of this opportunity!
Mark your calendars for the Spring 2014 ECC Literary Circle meetings. All meetings will be held at 2:15pm in B275 and are open to all members of the El Centro community. We are looking forward to a great spring!
February 20th: film and popcorn, The Triplets of Belleville, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Npro9kjyaJk
March 20th: pizza and BYOB (bring your own book) swap/discussion
April 14th: book club discussion, Drown by Junot Diaz (with pie!)