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Fourth Annual Symposium 
Program Schedule

All sessions will take place Thursday, November 8, 2013, in the Arcola-Tuscola Room, MLK Jr. University Union.

Program Schedule

Time

Session

Presenter

9:00am

Breakfast & Welcome 

Dr. James Ochwa-Echel, Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Global Diversity                                                          

9:30am-10:00am  

De mi cartera para muchos”: Escritura femenina en la Argentina decimonónica

Dr. Vanesa Landrus,
Associate Professor, Foreign Languages Coordinator, Latin American Studies
ICGD Symposium Chair

10:00am-10:30am Undue Burdens and Personal Responsibility: Abortion and A(na)chronicity in Contemporary Drama by African American Women

Dr. Jeannie Ludlow, 
Associate Professor, English 
Coordinator, Women's Studies

10:45-12:00nn The Zero-Waste Household

Ms. Bea Johnson, 
Author, Zero Waste Home 

 12:00-1:00pm

Lunch
Provided by the Interdisciplinary Center for Global Diversity

 

1:00-1:30pm

Delta Character outside the Delta: Turn-of-the-Century News about a Heinous Event

Dr. Debra Reid, 
Professor, History 

 

1:30-2:00pm

Remapping the Black Atlantic

Dr. Charles Foy, 
Assistant Professor, History

2:00-2:30pm

 

"Discourse of a 'Naturally Disciplined' Body in Japanese Theater” and "Manipulation of the Imperial Household Authorities during the Allied Occupation Era”

Dr. Jinhee Lee, 
Associate Professor, History 
Coordinator, Asian Studies

2:30pm

Concluding Remarks