3rd Annual Undergraduate Literature Conference

3rd Annual Undergraduate Literature Conference
Date and time
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, April 21, 2017
Other dates and times
Every day, iCal
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, April 21, 2017 - April 22, 2017

The Third Annual MSU Undergraduate Literature Conference will be held for two days in April. Come and listen to MSU students read papers that interpret a wide variety of literary and cultural texts.


Each panel will consist of three student presenters.


Friday, April 21

12:20-1:10 p.m.: Women in Literature

1:25-2:15 p.m.: The Risks of Human Relationships

2:20-3:20 p.m.: Challenges to Gender Conventions

3:35-4:25 p.m.: Interrogating Race

5 p.m.: Keynote Address by Dr. Jonathan Newman, “Literary Confession and Social Exchange in the Middle Ages: The Case of Thomas Hoccleve"


Saturday, April 22

9-10 a.m.: Gender and Sexuality

10-11 a.m.: Sexuality in Popular Culture

11 a.m.-12 p.m.: Experimental Narratives

12-1 p.m.: Literary and Cultural Activism

This event is sponsored and supported by the MSU English Department. Any questions can be directed to Dr. Lanya Lamouria, literature program coordinator, at LLamouria@missouristate.edu.

Event sponsor
Open to public, alumni, current students, faculty, future students, staff