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2016 ASAT
Conference and Events
Sam Houston State University,
Huntsville, Texas

Friday, November 11, morning sessions

One of the first sessions was devoted to “Remembering Paul Ruffin Through His Poetry and Prose”, with Barbara Miles, Moderator.

Cassy Burleson

Kim Davis

Robert Donahoo

The other early morning session was an SHSU Faculty Panel Discussion, “Texas Firsts: Landmark Court Cases in the Lone Star State”. Carroll Nardone, Moderator, and Frank Fair, Panel Chair.

Thomas Cox

Jeff Littlejohn

Wesley Phelps

The concurrent mid-morning sessions included “The Ideology and Imagination of Wellness”, with Cassy Burlesson moderating.

Valencia Browning-Keen

Janis White

John Schulze

Also mid-morning was the session, “Literary and Cinematic Interpretation”.  Barbara Miles was the moderator.

Nadia Arensdorf

Greg Giddings

Grant Wiedenfeld

For the Keynote Presentation, go here next