Past Conferences

2013

“Talking Beyond Disciplines: Rising Tides and Sea Changes”
Chairs: Katelyn Burton and Jamie Remillard
Keynote: Dr. Sid Dobrin (University of Florida Research Foundation Professor in the Department of English)
Plenary: Dr. Caroline Gottschalk Druschke (University of Rhode Island)

2012

“Innovations and Anxieties”
Chair: Bridget Heaney
Keynote: Dr. Colin Milburn (Associate Professor of English at University of California, Davis)
Plenary: Dr. Valerie Karno (University of Rhode Island)

See the 2012 Conference schedule

2011

“(Pre)Occupations: Working, Seizing, Dwelling”
Co-Chairs: Mike Becker and Kim Evelyn
Keynote: Dr. Timothy Brennan (Professor of English, Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature, and American Studies at The University of Minnesota)
Plenary: Dr. Martha Elena Rojas (University of Rhode Island)

Download the 2011 Conference schedule

2010

“Carried Across: Translations, Temporalities, Trajectories”
Chair: Sara Murphy
Keynote: Dr. Rey Chow (Anne Firor Scott Professor of Literature in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University)
Plenary: Dr. Kathleen Davis (University of Rhode Island)

2009

“Bodies in Motion”
Co-Chairs: Jenn Brandt and Stephen Marchand
Keynote: Dr. Stuart Pimm (Doris Duke Chair of Conservation Ecology at Duke University)

2008

“Space, Place, and Imagination”
Chair: Laurie Carlson
Keynote: Mark Urman (U.S. Theatrical Head of THINKFilm)
Keynote: Deborah Davis (Author, Historian, & Veteran Film Executive)

2007

“Identities: Individual, Cultural, National”
Chair: Claire Reynolds
Keynote: Anne Harleman (local author)

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