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Georgina Kleege

Director and Faculty Adviser

Professor of English

Laura Demir

Student Academic Advisor

SPECIAL NOTE: Laura Demir will be on leave from Thursday, July 22 through Wednesday, August 12. Her drop-in office hours during this time are canceled. Drop-in office hours will resume on Friday, August 13. Scheduled appointments will resume on Monday, August 16 and may be made two weeks in advance of appointment. See details below regarding both options. 

 Scheduled Appointments

M, Tu, Th  10 am – 12 pm; 2 – 4 pm

To schedule an appointment, go to
and select a time. 

The appointment will be held via GoogleMeet; the link to your advising appointment will be added to the Google calendar event after booking.

Thirty-minute scheduled appointments are ideal for long advising questions and issues.

Drop-In Hours

Tuesday  4 – 5:30 pm
(click here for zoom link)

Friday  2:30 – 4 pm
(click here for zoom link)

To attend drop-in hours, please click the link during the time listed above.

Drop-in hours are held via Zoom. Upon entering the room above, students will be put in a waiting room and advised in order that they enter.

Drop-in hours are ideal for quick advising questions

Participating Faculty

Melanie Abrams (Novelist, Writer) – English
Vikram Chandra (Novelist, Writer) – English
Eric Falci (Critic) – English
Thomas Farber (Novelist, Writer, Publisher) – English
Robert Hass (Poet, Critic) – English
Lyn Hejinian (Poet, Writer, Translator) – English
Georgina Kleege (Essayist, Novelist) – English
J. Mira Kopell (Screenwriter) – Film & Media
Raymond Lifchez (Architect, Writer) – Architecture and City & Regional Planning
Geoffrey G. O’Brien (Poet, Critic) – English
Namwali Serpell (Novelist, Writer, Critic) – English
John Shoptaw (Poet, Librettist, Critic) – English

Contact the faculty’s home department for office hours.