The Symposium is designed as a format for thesis-writing students to present their work to the rest of the department. The environment was relaxed but thoughtful, as many students and professors expressed interest in the students' arguments and posed questions to clarify or expand their points.
The presenters and their work are listed below:
|Adam Hembree: "Creating Negation: |
'Playing the Villain' with Iago and Richard III"
|Teddi Hermes: "(In)Visible Women: |
The Visual in Black Women's Literature"
|Katie Parks: "Rediscovering Teresa|
|Caroline Blasi: Solving Mysteries: Where the Gothic and |
Detective Story Meet"
| Susan Pederson: "Consumed: Food, Taste, and Social|
Standing in Modernist American Fiction"
|Corey Arnold: "Witness: The Traumatic Logic of Literary|
|John Dodig: "'The Girl Looked Like Me': Touching the |
Gothic in the Graphic Memoirs of Alison Bechdel"