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Conference Schedule
Events are Scheduled According to Mountain Standard Time (MST) 

Thursday February 29, 2024

Breakfast and Registration

9:00-10:30

Registration for conference

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 

Opening Remarks

10:30-10:45

Opening remarks by the conference committee and the Director of Graduate Programs, Dr. Dagmar Wujastyk

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Session 1

10:50-12:30

"Contextualizing Shame, Stigma and Trauma"

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Lunch Break

12:30-13:30

Lunch break with free lunch provided for conference participants

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-79

Session 2

13:30-15:10

"Gender Identity and Sexuality"

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Session 3

15:20-17:00

"Displacement, Diaspora, and Collective Memory"

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Optional Dinner

18:00-20:00

Optional Dinner at Spaghetti Factory in downtown Edmonton

Friday March 1, 2024

Breakfast

9:00-10:00

Breakfast

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58

Session 4

10:00-11:40

"Mythical, Warfare, Linguistic, and Philosophical Literature

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Session 5

11:50-13:30

"Monolingualism, Indigeneity, & Voice of Empowerment"

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Lunch Break

13:30-14:30

Lunch break with free lunch provided for participants

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-79

Session 6

14:30-16:10

"Forms of Art and Shaping Identity

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Charcuterie Extravaganza 

17:00-20:00

Optional networking event with free food and non-alcoholic beverages

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 

For more information, check out our poster here!

Saturday March 2, 2024

Breakfast

9:00-9:30

Breakfast

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58

Session 7

9:30-11:10

"Identity in Classical Material & Literary Evidence

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Session 8

11:20-13:00

"Landscapes, Ecosystems, & Local/National Identites"

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-58 & Virtual

Lunch Break

13:00-14:00

Lunch break with lunch provided for participants

Location: Henry Marshall Tory Building, Room 2-79

Keynote Roundtable

14:00-16:00

Roundtable Session with Remarks from Dr. Sarah Carter, Dr. Beverly Lemire, and Dr. Dominik Wujastyk

Location: Business Building, Room 1-09 & Virtual

For more information, check out our poster here!

Closing Remarks

16:00-16:15

Closing Remarks from Conference Committee

Location: Business Building, Room 1-09 & Virtual

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