Date(s) - 03/29/2017
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
WVU at Parkersburg Social Justice Committee and The Humanities Speakers Series are co-hosting a special program during Women’s History Month.
A guest Presentation by Associate Professor Ethel Morgan Smith on “Images of Women in Literature – Past and Present”
The event is free and open to the public live in the College Theatre (Room 1305).
Associate Professor Ethel Morgan Smith was born in Louisville, Alabama. In addition to teaching currently at West Virginia University, she has, in the past, also taught at the University of Tubingen in Germany, Randolph-Macon College in Virginia, and Virginia Tech University.
Ms. Smith is the author of From Whence Cometh My Help: The African American Community at Hollins College. Her essay, titled “Love Means Nothing,” won the 2005 Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation Award. She has published in national and international journals, including Callaloo and African American Review. She is also the recipient of The Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship in Bellagio, Italy, a Fulbright Fellowship to Germany, and a Dupont Fellowship. In addition, she has been a Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome and a Visiting Fellow at the Women’s Research Center at Brandeis University.
If you have any questions about this event, please contact Ms. Debbie Richards at 304-424- 8201 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or
Dr. Nancy Nanney at 304-424- 8361 (ude.puvwnull@yennaN.ycnaN).