Faculty members and students in the department travel the world talking about their teaching and research. This space is devoted mainly to reporting recent and upcoming travels. Sometimes the traveling is also about professional development for people's administrative lives. Dr. Kevin Porter (Associate Chair) and Dr. Kathryn Warren (Graduate Coordinator) attended this past summer's ADE Seminar in New York City.
SOMETHING BIENNIAL IN BRUSSELS
In late October, Dr. Jackie Fay will be presenting "Wild and Cultivated Plants in Anglo-Saxon England" at the 7th Biennial Conference of European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture and the Environment.
PACKING FOR PORTLAND, OREGON
In March, Dr. Yuejiao Zhang is off to Portland to attend the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing Conference.
SCI FI IN SAN DIEGO
Dr. Penny Ingram will present "Bioengineering Race in Science Fiction" at the Popular Culture Association Conference.
Mulling things over in montana
Dr. Desiree Henderson is attending the Western Literature Association conference in Montana to present a paper, "Civility and Sociability in the Profane West: Three Nineteenth-Century Texas Women’s Diaries."
THINKING IN POLAND ABOUT THE CRIME NOVEL
In mid-September, Dr. Tim Morris journeyed to Gdansk, Poland to deliver a paper entitled "Trapped in the Office: Dürrenmatt, Bärlach, and the Commissaire Novel" at the Crime Fiction Here and There Conference.
GOING WITH THE FLOW
Dr. Bruce Krajewski spoke about the politics of the Amazon series "The Man in the High Castle" at the FLOW 2016 Conference at UT-Austin.