NORTH ADAMS, MASS. — MCLA faculty members from different academic departments will present an April 6 virtual roundtable discussion about their most recent and forthcoming book publications from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on April 6.
Featured speakers will share information about their books, writing practices, and publishing processes.
Moderated by Assistant Professor of English Victoria Papa, who also directs The Mind’s Eye, a research and praxis initiative at MCLA, featured speakers include professors from the College’s English & Communications, Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work, and Philosophy departments.
Caren Beilin, Assistant Professor of Creative Writing and author of Blackfishing the IUD (Wolfman Books, 2019)
Ingrid E. Castro, Professor of Sociology and editor/author of Childhood, Agency, and Fantasy: Walking in Other Worlds (Lexington Books/Rowman & Littlefield, 2021)
Kelli Newby, Adjunct Instructor of English and author of The Good Girl’s Guide to Fantasy and Adventure (self-published, 2021)
Paul Nnodim, Professor of Philosophy and author of Beyond Justice as Fairness: Rethinking Rawls from a Cross-Cultural Perspective (Lexington – Rowman, 2020)
Gerol Petruzella, Director of Academic Technology and author of The Cruellest Month: 30 days of microfic from the pandemic era (Shires Press, 2020)
Jenna Sciuto, Associate Professor of English and author of Policing Intimacy: Law, Sexuality, and the Color Line in Twentieth-Century Hemispheric American Literature (University Press of Mississippi, forthcoming 2021)