Lectures and Literary Events


Each year the English Department sponsors other literary events such as lectures, fiction readings, and poetry readings by noted authors and poets. 

Past guests have included:

  • Susanna Childress
  • Joanne Diaz
  • Tom Mongomery Fate
  • Elizabeth Gentry
  • Brett Lott
  • Jamaal May
  • Christian Wiman 
  • Adam Zagajewski

Click on the links below to read about our most recent guests:


Information on each event will be posted here and on the Wheaton College main event pages as soon as details are available. Please contact the English Academic Coordinator at (630) 752-5051 or email English@wheaton.edu for additional information or if you have questions.

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