South Texas College - English Department

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11/13/2023

Dr. David Oakes, Liana Andreasen,
Robin Andreasen, and Silvia E. Herrera
Present:

The Work and Laughter Never End: Humor and Horror In The TV Series Severance

Friday, November 17, 2023 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Live On Zoom

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/i/85793901989
Meeting ID: 857 9390 1989

11/09/2023

Dr. David Oakes, Chris Richardson, and Jodi L. Sabin Present

May The Farce Be With You:
Looking At The Funniest Movies In The Fantasy, Science Fiction, Horror and Superhero Genres

When:
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Where:
Mid-Valley Campus
Room G-191

11/07/2023

"A Philosophical Discussion on the
'Incidents of the Life of a Slave Girl'"

November 8, 2023
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Please join Dr. Christopher Nelson, Liberal Arts Dean and Philosopher, for a discussion on Harriet Jacobs' harrowing experiences as an enslaved person during the Antebellum period.

Beyond exploring what makes this a critical memoir to develop a more enriched understanding of American History, this important discussion gives us an opportunity to explore the universal challenges of the human condition.

You can join the meeting by following this link: https://southtexascollege.zoom.us/j/97424214210

Or by scanning the following QR code on the flyer

10/24/2023

Dr. David Oakes and the STC English Department Present:
"Attack of the Hilariously Funny Zombie Comedies:
How The Living Dead and Comedy Work Together To Create Legendary Movies and Television"

Wednesday, November 1, 2023
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Mid-Valley Campus
Room G-191

10/19/2023

English Comedy Series
SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE

Laughing with the King: Discovering Comedy within the works of Stephen King
By David Oakes
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Room G-191
Mid-Valley Campus
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

"Apocalypse, Cats!" (Liana A. reads her short story, "Prodigal")
By Liana Andreasen
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Room G-201
Pecan Campus
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Zombie Comedy Movies
By David Oakes
Wednesday, November 1, 2023
Room G-191
Mid-Valley Campus
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

May the Farce Be With You - Genre Comedy Movies
By Chris Richardson and Jodi Sabin
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
Room G-191
Mid-Valley Campus
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Severance Presentation
By Liana Andreasen, Robin Andreasen, and Silvia Herrera
Friday, November 17, 2023
ZOOM
10:00 AM-11:15 AM

Presented by the South Texas College English Department. For more info, contact Daniel M. Mendoza (956) 872-5611 [email protected]

10/17/2023

"A Historical Discussion on 'Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl'"

October 20, 2023 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Please join Ms. Laura Gomez, Ms. Martha Cantu and Mr. Robert Kennedy from the History Department for a discussion on Harriet Jacobs' unique perspective on the experiences of enslaved individuals during the Antebellum. We will explore what makes this an important book to develop a more enriched understanding of American History and its ongoing relevance.

You can join the meeting by following the link https://southtexascollege.zoom.us/j/97424214210
Or by scanning the following QR code on the flyer

10/10/2023

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BOOK GIVEAWAY
Immerse yourself in a world of words at the extraordinary Book Giveaway. Get free books and textbooks.

October 10th and 11th from 8am - 5pm]

Building G Main Atrium
Mid-Valley Campus
400 N Border Ave, Weslaco, TX 78596

10/10/2023

Don't miss all these great reading activities throughout the month of October!

Head over to STC's Mid-Valley campus (400 N Border Ave, Weslaco, TX 78596) and join the fun!

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Celebrate Reading in October

Tuesday, October 10th
Free Book Giveaway
Where: G Atrium
When: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday, October 11th
Free Book Giveaway
Where: G Atrium
When: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Monday, October 16th
6 Word Story Exhibit and Writing Contest
Where: G Atrium and Online
When: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Tuesday, October 17th
Open Mic
Where: G 191 Lecture Hall
When: 11:30am - 2:00pm

Wednesday, October 18th
Author's Panel
Where: G 191 Lecture Hall
When: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Family Reading Night
Where: Library
When: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Tuesday, October 31st
Literary Costume Contest
Where: Online
When: Due by 11:59pm]

10/05/2023

Dr. David Oakes and the STC English Department Present:

"Laughing with the King:
Discovering the Comedy Within the Works of Stephen King"

Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Location: Room G-191
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

10/03/2023

The Mid-Valley Campus
Reading Committee Presents:

Literary Costume Contest

Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 entries
Submit your entry:
Online by October 31st at 11:59pm.
https://forms.office.com/r/FmQd4phGYn

Participants are encouraged to design and assemble their own costumes, representing a literary character of their choice. Contestants are also required to submit a favorite passage from their selected literary work.

See entry form for contest rules.
Form more information, contact

Dr. Nathaniel Weber at [email protected] or
Dr. Rainlilly Elizondo at [email protected]

10/03/2023

The Mid-Valley Reading Committee Presents:
6 Word Story Contest

Write your original tiny story in six words. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 entries.

Submit your story:
Online by October 16th, 4pm. https://forms.office.com/r/AZxLSpJT8d

In person October 16th, 10am-4pm in the
Mid-Valley G building atrium.
*Contest participants agree to have their stories placed on display.

You will need to log in with your Jagnet credentials to access the form.

For more information, contact Dr. Eva Masilamony at [email protected]

09/19/2023

*There was a typo in the Zoom link, but it should work correctly now. We apologize for any inconvenience.*

Today at 4pm, join us live on Zoom for:

"A Literary Look at the Memoir of Harriet Jacobs' 'Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl'"

September 19
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Please join Dr. Liana Andreasen and Mr. Richard Coronado from the English Department along with Mr. Robert Kennedy from the History Department to explore the literary devices, style impact, and legacy of the book's historical and current relevance.

You can join the meeting by following this link:
https://southtexascollege.zoom.us/j/97424214210
Or by scanning the following QR code on the flyer:

09/14/2023

We are kicking off the 2023 - 2024 English Department Lecture Series. This year, the focus is humor!

The South Texas College English Department Presents:
"Waffles, Booze, and Women" and "Crash Course"
Readings by Carissa Hayden
Wednesday, September 20
2:30 pm, in J1-216
STC Pecan Campus

For more info, contact Daniel M. Mendoza
(956) 872-5611 - [email protected]

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