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2020 RAW Graduate Conference
Saturday, Feb. 22
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Location: Various Locations

The Arts & Humanities Graduate Student Association of the University of Texas at Dallas will hold its twelfth annual graduate symposium on February 22nd at the UTD campus in Richardson, Texas. The RAW: Research, Art, and Writing Conference is organized by and for graduate students and offers an opportunity for scholars to share their work and ideas with peers across the humanities disciplines.

Schedule:

Saturday, February 22nd: RAW Conference from 9:00-4:00 p.m.

Check-in will be located on the JO 4th Floor Lobby.

View Program for exact schedule and room locations.

            Breakfast and Registration: JO 4th Floor Lobby-8:00-8:50 a.m.

            Session 1 9:00-10:00 a.m.

            Session 2 10:00-11:10 a.m.

            Session 3: 11:30a.m.-12:30 p.m.

            Lunch: JO 4th Floor Lobby: 12:30-1:50 p.m.

            Keynote: 12:45-1:15 p.m.

            Session 4: 2:00-3:00 p.m.

            Session 5: 3:00-4:00 p.m.

            Keynote Speaker: Dr. Dennis M. Kratz

Keynote Info:

"Answering Alcuin’s Question: The ‘Heroic Strain’ in 21st Century America"

“Alcuin’s question” calls attention to a dynamic tension at the heart of western culture: - the continuing, often creative and occasionally disruptive necessity to reconcile two apparently incompatible ethical systems: the warrior ethos depicted in “heroic” narratives such as the Iliad and ideals formally associated with Christianity.

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to [email protected]. All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

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