Fifth Annual MSU Undergraduate Literature Conference

Fifth Annual MSU Undergraduate Literature Conference
Date and time
All day, April 05, 2019

Join us for the Fifth Annual Undergraduate Literature Conference.

The schedule is as follows:

9:05-9:55 a.m.: Literature, Culture, and Sociopolitics. Featured  panelists are: Erin Benedict, Lauren J. Barclay and Kat Sittlenauer.

10:10-11 a.m.: Issues in Ethnic American Literature and Culture, I. Featured panelists are: Daren Colbert and Emily Lewandowski.

11:15 a.m.-12:05 p.m.: Lunch Break

12:20-1:10 p.m.: Issues In Ethnic American Literature and Culture, II. Featured panelists are: Alexander Durbin, Katherine Busch and Shae Park.

1:25-2:15 p.m.: Reading Literature and Culture through Disability Studies. Featured panelists are: Tyler Woosencraft, Maureen N. Havey and Rachel Edens.

4 p.m.: Keynote Speaker, Dr. Susan Stewart: Doing Double Duty: Diversity Inside and Outside the Text. Dr. Stewart is an Associate Professor of Literature at University of Texas A&M-Commerce. Her topic explores the roles in diversity in adolescent literature and discusses how we can talk about diversity in this complicated world.

A reception will follow the lecture.

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