Public Texts Posters and Exhibitions! Monday, December 1

  • The students in this year’s cohort are presenting posters and exhibits on aspects of book history in the Page-Irwin Room (Wallis Hall 134) on December 1.
  • 10:30 am – noon     Panel 1 – Local Interest
    • Jim Forrester, Charles Dickens Comes to Lakefield: The Lakefield Literary Festival
    • Samantha Elmsley, A Woman of the Pen: Blodwen Davies, Early Canadian Journalist
    • Melissa Hudson, A Private View of Robertson Davies: An Analysis of the Fern Rahmel Fonds
  • noon – 1:00 pm   Lunch in The Trend
  • 1:00 – 2:30 pm    Panel 2 – Re-Mediating Texts
    • Jennifer Hunter, Time and Timelessness: Reconstitutions of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream
    • Sarah Milner, Frankenstein ​as a Social Construct
    • Laurenne Mandel, The Commercialization of Literature: The Harry Potter Phenomenon
  • 2:30 – 2:45 pm    Coffee
  • 2:45 – 4:30 pm    Panel 3 – Oral and Digital Texts
    • Scott Cecchin, Robert Bringhurst’s Translations of Haida Oral Narratives
    • Kate Sykes, Folk Tales in the Canadian Maritimes
    • Kate McNeill, Blogging and Animal Rights
    • Lisa Murray, Readers and Users: Engaging Digital Texts 

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