Cities and Public Spaces: Papers from a NEH Research Institute
Friday, January 7, 2:30–4:30 p.m.
Sheraton, Douglas Room
- Chair: David
A. Berry, Essex County College, New Jersey, and Community College
- Papers: Stages of Western Settlement: The Cultural and Social
Significance of Opera Houses in Nineteenth-Century Mining
Kathryn Reisdorfer, Yavapai College, Arizona
Forough Farrokhzad: Young Revolutionary Poet of Tehran
Maryam Habibian, Borough of Manhattan Community College
Mourning Becomes Protest(a): Women Making Space Public
Leslie Simon, City College of San Francisco
The Assertion of Self-Definition in New Negro Literature
Jody Spooner, Chipola College, Florida
- Comment: George Scheper, Community College of Baltimore County,
This panel features papers by participants in the Community College
Humanities Association-sponsored Research Institute at the
Library of Congress, funded by
the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Attendees are encouraged to attend the AHA
reception for two-year
college faculty from 5:30–7:00 p.m. in the Sheraton's East Ballroom A.