Fall 2018 Schedule

Please mark your calendars! All workshops will be held in Stevenson 417. Abstracts are available here.

Friday, September 14, 12:30-1:30 pm
“Automatic Speech Recognition for Endangered Languages”
Dr. Hilaria Cruz, Department of Comparative Humanities

Tuesday, October 2, 11:30-1 pm
“Design of Research Tools based on Semiotics and Visual Resources”
Professor Dora Ivonne Alvarez Tamayo, University of Puebla

Friday, October 19, 12:30-2 pm
“The Question of Race in Personalized Medicine: An Analysis of the Use of Racial Categories in Pharmacogenomic Research”
Eve Polley, PhD student, Department of Comparative Humanities

Friday, November 30, 12:30-2 pm
“Black Affirmations and Ironies of Progress in Joel Christian Gill’s Strange Fruit
Dr. Karen Chandler, Department of English

Fall 2018 Kickoff

Hello, friends of the Discourse and Semiotics workshop! We are nearly ready to announce our fall workshop series; in the meantime, please join us for our first event of the semester, a talk by linguist and new assistant professor Dr. Hilaria Cruz.