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Literature Across Disciplines Conference

GABRIEL GARCÍA MÁRQUEZ II:

An Interdisciplinary & Transcultural conference  

garcia marquezWednesday, April 20, 2016
10:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Michael J. Adanti Student Center Theater




Program

10:45 a.m. Registration
11:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Steven Breese, MFA, Dean, School of Arts & Sciences
11:30 a.m. Panel: Three Different Perspectives on Gabriel García Márquez
Southern Professors: Dr. Maria Diamantis, Dr. Patricia Olney, and Librarian Jacqueline Toce
Moderator: Dr. Resha Cardone
 1:00 p.m.  Lunch
2:30 p.m.

"Geophagia: from/about an episode in One Hundred Years of Solitude."
In Chinese with simultaneous translation/interpretation by Dr. Weng, Southern Connecticut
State University

Special Guest: Dr. Fan Ye, University of Beijing (Dr. Ye bio)

3:30 p.m. Panel: Three Different Perspectives on Gabriel García Márquez
Southern Professors: Dr. David Pettigrew, Dr. Carlos A. Torre, and Dr. Rubén Pelayo
Moderator: Dr. Rafael Hernández
4:30 p.m. “Magical Happenings, Fairy Tales, Obscene Words, and What Is Left Unsaid:  Gabriel García
Márquez as Master and Pioneer of the Short Story.” 
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gene H. Bell-Villada, Williams College (Dr. Bell-Villada bio)
5:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
Dr. Rubén Pelayo, Southern Connecticut State University

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