June 1-4, 2021 Workshop and Plenary Panels June 1, 3-4:30 PM EST: Antiracist Pedagogy Workshop with Brigitte Fielder (University of Wisconsin, Madison) June 2, 3-4:30 PM EST: Eighteenth-century Plenary Panel featuring talks from Jessica Marie Johnson (Johns Hopkins), Marisa J. Fuentes (Rutgers), Jazzmen Lee-Johnson (2020 Artist Fellow at the RISD Museum) June 3, 3-4:30 PM EST: Nineteenth-centuryContinue reading “Schedule”
Reorienting the BWWC Revised: February 2021. For its virtual 2021 annual conference, the British Women Writers Association announces “Reorientations.” In the past, the British Women Writers Conference has featured panels, plenaries, and keynotes that address race and representation, but in response to the ongoing transformations of the field, we seek to reorient the conference withContinue reading “Conference Announcement”
Full biographies for speakers are forthcoming. Please keep an eye on this site.
June 4, 1-2 PM ESTCommon Read Discussion of Honorée Fanonne Jeffers’s The Age of Phillis (2020) From the publisher’s website: “In 1773, a young, African American woman named Phillis Wheatley published a book of poetry that challenged Western prejudices about African and female intellectual capabilities. Based on fifteen years of archival research, The Age ofContinue reading “Common Reads”
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