GAFIS Symposium

Graduate Association of French and Italian Students




Friday, March 31st 

Keynote Speech: Robert T. Tally, Jr.: “Swerves, Tropes, Peripeties: Toward a Theory of the Turning Point“ 

4:30-5:00pm – Registration, Landmark at Union South

5pm – Union South, Industry Room 

6-7pm  Reception, Landmark at Union South


Saturday, April 1st 

Union South, Landmark & Industry

-       8:00am: Registration & Breakfast 

-       8:30-8:45am: Opening remarks  Prof. Vlad Dima

-       9:00am-10:15am: Panel –  Space & Identity 

-       10:30am-11:45pm: Concurrent Panels  – A Turning Point in Life +Women, Sexuality, & Identity 

-     12:00-1:15pm: Lunch break, Landmark

-      1:30pm-2:45pm: Concurrent Panels  –  Education Under the Influence+ Propaganda, Production & Technology

-    3:00pm-4:15pm: Panel –  Man v.s. Nature 

-      4:30-5:30pm – Roundtable  Prof. Tally, Prof. Armstrong, and Prof. Menechella

-      5:30-7:00pm – Closing reception