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Keynote Speaker

Dr. Karen Flynn

Gender & Women's Studies, University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign

"Isn't It Just a Ponytail?"


Dr. Betty Smith, Geology-Geography

"Population and Urbanization in Latin America and the Caribbean"

Dr. Suzie Park, English

"Mal-respiration" and the Importance of Shutting Your Mouth: From William Wordsworth to George Catlin"

Dr. Debra Reid, History

"What Minority History can Contribute to Community Living History"

Dr. Charles Foy, History

""He was born free": The Enslavement of Philip Johnston, a free black seaman"

Dr. Tim Engles, English

"Making Whiteness Visible in Young Adult Literature: The View from the Other Side"

Dr. Janet Marquardt, Art

"Constructing the Irish Past: Contextualizing Personal Journal Entries from the Twentieth Century"