TTh 3:00-4:15 p.m., Shingleton Hall 8

Monday, May 6, 2013

Contemporary World Fiction in English Conference Conference 05.06.13

Welcome to the English 328 Contemporary World Fiction in English (CWFE) Conference Conference 05.06.13. During our final exam period, our class is holding a conference comprised of the student's seminar papers. Each paper has been targeted to an actual professional conference; hence, our "conference" conference. This assignment is intended to professionalize our students through learning how to target and present their work to specific professional audiences.

CWFE Conference Conference Panel Topics and Presenters:

Textual Significations: Danielle Furr, Eric Huber, Nathan Rinard

Mythologies: Masculinities, Curses, and Goddesses: Amanda Edlow, Carissa Helm, Logan Umbach

SmartGeek and Other Identities: Ashley Harris, Olivia Albright

Gogol Ganguli: What's in a Name? Maddi Armstrong, Renee Reedy

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao: DR + NJ = SF? Ile Kauppila, Andrew Anderson