[PAST EVENT] English Honors Colloquium

April 1, 2022
2pm - 5pm
Tucker Hall, Room 111
350 James Blair Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Access & Features
  • Open to the public

The Itinerary is as follows

2:00 Welcome and introductions

2:10 Katie Grotwiel, "Enclosure and Connection in Cynewulf's Juliana and Elene"

2:30 Hunter Phillips, "Geomorlic or Eorlic? Uncovering Early English Emotional Communities in TheWanderer, Deor, and The Wife’s Lament"

2:50 Will Brake, "Magical realism and syncretic Christianity in Beloved, and The Master and Margarita"

3:10 Sabrien Abdelrahman, "Diasporic Disillusionment: Perceptions of the American Dream in Twenty- First Century African (Im)migrant Literature"

3:30-3:40 brief break

3:40 Ceci Hughes, "Ambitious Boys and Girls: Childhood Failure and Gender in Little Women and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."

4:00 Mary Kardos, “‘But a Contraband is a Free Man:’ An Exploration of Civil War Literature on the Figure of the ‘Contraband’”

4:20 Sammy Murphy, "Framing the Female Narrative: Modeling Male Engagement With Women’s Storytelling in Two Brontë Novels"

4:40 Kate Kowalski, "Feelings of Fallenness: Affect and Feminism in Victorian Fallen Women Novels”

Join virtually: https://cwm.zoom.us/j/8966448961 Meeting ID: 896 644 8961