Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference—1999
Saturday, April 17, 1999
9:45-10:00 Opening Remarks: Professor Rosemary Kegl
10:00-11:15 Panel I: "Work in Progress: Susan B. Anthony Dissertation Fellowship"
Moderator: Helen Bittel
- Alyssa J. O'Brien, Department of English: "Postcards from the Research Road: Gendered Mobility and 1920s Literary Modernism"
- Nancy Feinstein, School of Nursing: "Women Coping with Preterm Labor: The Challenges and an Intervention"
11:25-12:45 Panel II: "Re-reading Traditions Across the Disciplines"
Moderators: Alissa Herschbach-McElreath & Lisa Soccio
- Chris Nugent, Department of English: "Gender and Literacy in Asser's Vita Alfredi"
- David E. White, Department of Philosophy, St. John Fisher College: "Damsels in Dialectical Distress: Observations on the Role of Women in the Philosophy of Religion"
- Victor M. Rodriguez, Department of Visual and Cultural Studies: "Oh Perfidious Girl! Lucia's Mad Scene and the Grain of the Voice"
- Mary Boland, Department of English: "On the Subject of Composition"
2:00-3:20 Panel III: "Critical Theory, Feminine Bodies, and Representation"
Moderator: Kelly Hankin
- Amy Herzog, Department of Visual and Cultural Studies: "Imaging the Unborn: Science, Death, and the Fetus in the History of Photography"
- Mark Berrettini, Department of English: "Frightful Weather and Pregnant Detection: Fargo and Film Blanc"
- Joanna Grant, Department of English: "Lines of Flight through Beautiful Caves: Reading Deleuze Reading Woolf Reading Deleuze"
3:30-5:00 Panel IV: "Racing Gender"
Moderator: Narin Hassan
- James K. Bryant II, Department of History: "'The Women of our Group Can Render Excellent Service as Lawyers': Constance Baker Motley and Marian Wright Edelman in the Civil Rights Movement"
- Sabine Meyer, Department of Modern Languages and Culture: "Black Venus: Representations of Baudelaire's Muse Jeanne Duval in Literature and Painting."
- Ulrike Hagemann, Department of Modern Languages and Culture: "Representing Black Women and Film"