Friday, October 26th, 2018
Nursing School, Executive Board Room
For UM Humanities Faculty & Grad Students

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Session 1 : 9:00am - 10:00am
• "'You have set yourself to Music:” Writing voice in The Picture of Dorian Gray," Sarah Cash (English)
• "Prevailing Trifles: Theresa Cornwallis West, Young Ireland, and the Irish Famine, 1846," Catherine Judd (English)

Session 2 : 10:15am - 11:15am
• "Usurpers, Encroachers, Malefactors and Thieves: Narratives of Violence in Twelfth-Century Local Monastic Chronicles," Stephanie Skenyon (History)
• "The Hermeneutics of Disaster," Lindsay Thomas (English)

Session 3 : 11:30am - 12:30pm
• "Film Music and Embodied Cognition," Juan Chattah (Musicology)
• "A Dictator's Image: François Duvalier and Expo '67," Hadassah St Hubert (History)

Lunch : 12:30 - 1:30pm

Session 4 : 1:30pm - 3:00pm
• "Colonial Indigeneities across the Global South," Tracy Devine Gúzman (MLL)
• "Philosophy and Autobiography: A Certain Gesture: Evnine’s Batman Meme Project and Its Parerga!," Simon Evnine (Philosophy)
• "Contemporary Nigerian Queer Poetics: Romeo Oriogun," Brenna Munro (English)