The Open Books – Open Minds Committee is planning another year of exciting events for faculty and students, inspired by the themes of the 2013-2014 common book selection, PYM by Mat Johnson.
- Thursday, February 27, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Fortes Room, Adams Library 409
“Across Time and Space – Art, Exploitation, and Material Diversity in PYM,”
Bob Dilworth, Department of Art and Art History, University of Rhode Island
Across Time and Space: Art, Exploitation, and Material Diversity in PYM
- Tuesday, March 18, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., Fortes Room, Adams Library 409
“True and Interesting Narratives: Poe’s Pym and PYM’s Poe,”
Russell Potter, Department of English, Rhode Island College
The Third Annual Open Books – Open Minds Student Conference
Friday - April 11, 2014
Conference Theme: Imagination and Exploration
The conference is a great opportunity for students to get involved with the intellectual life of the college, connect with faculty members, and gain experience presenting their academic work.
Watch for upcoming announcements as we fill out the schedule of events leading up to the Third Annual Open Books – Open Minds Student Conference.