To: Utopian Studies List Subscribers
From: Jane Donawerth, email@example.com
Thursday 13 April, 1995 1:30 to 8:30 pm
University of Maryland at College Park
Panel 1: Utopias by United States Women: Origins of Science Fiction by Women
Carol Kolmerten on "Strategies for Encouraging New Visions: Utopian Fiction by American Women writers at the Turn of the Century"
Carol Farley Kessler on "THE VENUSIAN DREAM, a Newly Recovered 1949 Utopian, and U. S. Utopian Fiction by Women before 1950"
Discussion led by Melissa Sites
Panel 2: Contemporary Science Fiction by Women: Theory and Practice
Robin Roberts on "Gender and Science Fiction"
Jane Donawerth on "Cross-Dressing as a Male Narrator"
Discussion led by Carole Breakstone
Panel 3: Reading by Science Fiction Writers
Severna Park, author of SPEAKING DREAMS
Carol Emshwiller, author of CARMEN DOG
Discussion led by Katie King
However, so we know how many to prepare for, please send your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address to Jane Donawerth, Department of English, Univeristy of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Symposium sponsored by College of Arts and Humanities, Department of English, University Book Center, Center for Teaching Excellence, and Comparative Studies Program.