For information about the Society, please contact President Anne Phillips at email@example.com.
Please join us for a round table at the upcoming triennial conference of the Society for the Study of American Women Authors, held at the Westin Hotel in downtown Denver, CO, November 7-11, 2018.
"REFORMS OF ALL KINDS":
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT AND THE PUBLIC HUMANITIES ROUNDTABLE
Co-Chairs: Sandra Harbert Petrulionis and Daniel Shealy
Marlowe Daly-Galeano, “Artistic Attempts" and “Literary Lessons”: A Class Project in Community Engagement and Service Learning
Randi Lynn Tanglen, “Hope and Keep Busy”: The Role of the Public Intellectual in Daunting Political Times
Anne K. Phillips, “Conversations: University and Community Celebrations of #LittleWomen150”
Melissa McFarland Pennell, “From Discovery/Recovery to Public Humanities: Bringing the Work of American Women Writers into Community Consciousness”
Mark Gallagher, “An Exhibit Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women”
Photos from our panels at the 2018 ALA conference in San Francisco
|L to R: Melissa McFarland Pennell, Anne K. Phillips, Christine Doyle, Gregory Eiselein|
|L to R: Elise Hooper, Marlowe Daly-Galeano, Daniel Shealy, Krissie West, Sarah Wadsworth|
Photos from our panels at the 2017 ALA conference in Boston
|left to right: Sandy Petrulionis, Anne Phillips, Mark Gallagher, Tracey Cummings|
|left to right: Mischa Renfroe, Katie Waddell, Arielle Zibrak, Jane Rose, Melissa Pennell, Sarah Grey|
|left to right: society members pose after the annual business meeting|
Below are photos of society members and guests in May 2015, celebrating our tenth anniversary as an author society!
|Our host for this event was none other than Louisa May herself, who graciously welcomed us to her home and lawn at Orchard House in Concord, Massachusetts!|
|Free books! Donated by our members, Miriam Reed and Mary De Jong|