Reminder: English and Modern Languages Department Senior Seminar Presentations

EMLDEnjoy delicious refreshments! Support Marygrove students! Learn about women writers!

You are cordially invited to attend the English and Modern Languages Department Senior Seminar presentations on Tuesday, April 21, from 1:30-4 pm in LA 306. Meet English majors, relax, and listen as EML seniors present their work:

Dalia Hamooda
“Examining the Feminist Continuum in Contemporary Literature by Women”

Sheri Williams
“Innovation as Liberation in Work by Gertrude Stein, Harryette Mullen, and Claudia Rankine”

Shauntay Frazier-Hall
“What Are You Talking about Stein, Mullen, and Rankine?: Empowering Readers and Resisting Power through Innovative Form”

Mitzi Jackson
“Women Writing the Blues: Textual Resistance in Four Experimental Works”

Come hear these fine students explore complex and difficult literary texts: Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons, Grace Paley’s Collected Stories, Harryette Mullen’s Sleeping with the Dictionary, Eliza Griswold’s, I Am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan, and Claudia Rankine’s Citizen.

Light refreshments will be served, and all are welcome; please join us!

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