News: 2014, October 1st

Backscheider delivers 2014 Distinguished Graduate Faculty Lecture


Paula Backscheider, Philpott-Stevens Eminent Scholar in the Department of English in the College of Liberal Arts, gave Auburn University’s 2014-15 Distinguished Graduate Faculty Lecture on Oct. 1, 2014, in Thach Hall. Her lecture, “Crisis Texts: Staging Wartime Women,” addressed the representations of women during wartime and the ways they are used to further causes as well as what these portrayals reveal about the situation of women in their cultures. The Distinguished Graduate Faculty Lecture is a lectureship recognizing a faculty member who has made significant contributions to graduate education at Auburn University.

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