Faculty and Guest Speakers

 

Faculty attending the Dickens Universe
Faculty Institution Assignment Day & Time
Adam Abraham Auburn University Morning Context Discussion A Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Jacqueline Barrios Neighborhood Academic Initiative / UC Los Angeles "Looking Ahead: Dear Iola, Love South L.A. NAI Film Festival Friday
2:30-3:30 PM
Wayne Batten Friends of the Dickens Project Dickensian Seminar A Mon-Fri
12:40-1:30 PM
Murray Baumgarten UC Santa Cruz Dickens Project Co-Founder
Morning Context Discussion B Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
John Bowen University of York

Deciphering Dickens

Mon-Thurs
12:40-1:30 PM 

"A Carol for the RSC: Staging A Christmas Carol for the Royal Shakespeare Company" Thursday
10:00-11:00 AM
David Brownell Friends of the Dickens Project Dickensian Seminar A Mon-Fri
12:40-1:30 PM
Sarah Bull Ryerson University Dissertations Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
James Buzard Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduate Seminar B Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
Michael Cohen UC Los Angeles Graduate Writing Workshop Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Iain Crawford University of Delaware Graduate Pedagogy Workshop Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Emma Curry V&A Research Institute Deciphering Dickens Mon-Thurs
12:40-1:30 PM
Jon Deak Composer "The Passion of Scrooge: A Christmas Carol and Opera" Thursday
2:30-3:30 PM
Douglas Dodds V&A Word and Image Department Deciphering Dickens Mon-Thurs 
12:40-1:30 PM
David Edgar Playwright "A Carol for the RSC: Staging A Christmas Carol for the Royal Shakespeare Company" Thursday
10:00-11:00 AM
Ryan Fong Kalamazoo College Graduate Writing Workshop Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Renee Fox UC Santa Cruz Dickens Project Co-Director & Conference Co-Organizer
Kathleen Frederickson UC Davis Publication Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Melissa Free Arizona State University Dissertations Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Jill Galvan Ohio State University Conference Co-Organizer
Moderator for "Looking Ahead: Dear Iola, Love South L.A. NAI Film Festival Friday
2:30-3:30 PM
Nora Gilbert University of North Texas "Ghosts of Christmas Present: Adapting A Christmas Carol Today" Monday
10:00-11:00 AM
Publication Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Marty Gould University of South Florida "Ghosts of Christmas Present: Adapting A Christmas Carol Today" Monday
10:00-11:00 AM
Rae Greiner Indiana University Conference Co-Organizer
Graduate Seminar A Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
Francine Haskins Mixed Media Artist and Author Black Adaptations of A Christmas Carol Tuesday
2:30-3:30 PM
Nancy Henry University of Tennessee, Knoxville Graduate Seminar B Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
Kyra Hicks Author, Artist, and Quilter Black Adaptations of A Christmas Carol Tuesday
2:30-3:30 PM
Trude Hoffacker Retired Teacher; Friends of the Dickens Project Undergraduate Writing Workshop Mon-Wed
3:40-4:45 PM
Esther Hu Boston University
Aeron Hunt Boston College "Christmas in the Crimea: Mary Seacole and Communities of Care" Wednesday
2:30-3:30 PM
John O. Jordan UC Santa Cruz

Dickens Project Director & Conference Co-Organizer 

"'Marley was dead; to begin with': Dickens, Death, and Christmas"

Wednesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Priti Joshi University of Puget Sound Graduate Student Instructor Organizer
Essaka Joshua University of Notre Dame "'What right have you to be dismal? What reason have you to be morose?' Scrooge and Neurodiversity."
Panel: 
"Who is Disabled in A Christmas Carol?
Tuesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Christopher Kendall Conductor "The Passion of Scrooge: A Christmas Carol and Opera" Thursday
2:30-3:30 PM
Nicola Kirkby Royal Holloway, University of London Morning Context Discussion C Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Melisa Klimaszewski Drake University "'The lessons they teach': Christmas Carol Pedagogies" Monday
2:30-3:30 PM
Moderator of Black Adaptations of A Christmas Carol Tuesday
2:30-3:30 PM
Deanna Kreisel University of Mississippi Graduate Presentation Workshop Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Lara Kriegel Indiana University "Christmas in the Crimea: Mary Seacole and Communities of Care" Wednesday
2:30-3:30 PM
Sebastian Lecourt University of Houston Morning Context Discussion D Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Christian Lehmann Bard High School Early College, Cleveland; Friends of the Dickens Project  Dickensian Seminar B Mon-Fri
12:40-1:30 PM
Tricia Lootens University of Georgia Conference Co-Organizer
Morning Context Discussion E Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Carol MacKay University of Texas, Austin
Teresa Mangum University of Iowa Public Humanities Graduate Professionalization Workshop  Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Miriam Margolyes Actress Miriam Margolyes reads from A Christmas Carol Friday
10:00-11:00 AM
Aine McNicholas V&A Research Institute Deciphering Dickens Mon-Thurs
12:40-1:30 PM
Elizabeth Meadows Vanderbilt University Public Humanities Graduate Professionalization Workshop  Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Tara Menon Harvard University Undergraduate Seminar Mon-Thurs
12:40-1:30 PM
Helena Michie Rice University Graduate Student Seminar C Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
H. Paul Moon Director "The Passion of Scrooge: A Christmas Carol and Opera" Thursday
2:30-3:30 PM
Beth Newman Southern Methodist University 19th-Century Seminar Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Indu Ohri University of Virginia "Christmas in the Crimea: Mary Seacole and Communities of Care" Wednesday
2:30-3:30 PM
Philip Palmer The Morgan Library & Museum Deciphering Dickens Mon-Thurs 
12:40-1:30 PM
Robert Patten Rice University "'Marley was dead; to begin with': Dickens, Death, and Christmas" Wednesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Cornelia Pearsall Smith College Graduate Seminar A Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
Nirshan Perera Pacific Collegiate School, Santa Cruz; UC Santa Cruz; Friends of the Dickens Project "'The lessons they teach': Christmas Carol Pedagogies" Monday
2:30-3:30 PM
Undergraduate Writing Workshop Mon-Wed
3:40-4:45 PM
Daniel Pollack-Pelzner Independent Scholar "A Carol for the RSC: Staging A Christmas Carol for the Royal Shakespeare Company" Thursday
10:00-11:00 AM
Catherine Robson New York University Morning Context Discussion F Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Jason Rudy University of Maryland Conference Co-Organizer
Graduate Seminar C Mon, Tue, Thu
12:40-1:30 PM
Moderator of "The Passion of Scrooge: A Christmas Carol and Opera" Thursday
2:30-3:30 PM
Talia Schaffer Queens College, CUNY "Who is Disabled in A Christmas Carol?" Tuesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Summer Star San Francisco State University Undergraduate Seminar Mon-Thurs
12:40-1:30 PM
Michael Stern Filmmaker; Retired Partner, Cooley; Friends of the Dickens Project Alt-Ac Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Martha Stoddard Holmes CSU San Marcos "Who is Disabled in A Christmas Carol?" Tuesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Ryan Sweet Swansea University "Who is Disabled in A Christmas Carol?" Tuesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Justin Thompson University of Maryland Conference Co-Organizer
Teague Tubach The Charter School of Morgan Hill "'The lessons they teach': Christmas Carol Pedagogies" Monday
2:30-3:30 PM
Jon Varese Author; Friends of the Dickens Project Alt-Ac Graduate Professionalization Workshop Wednesday
12:40-1:30 PM
Robyn Warhol Ohio State University "Victorian Serial Novels: Reading Like a Victorian Demonstration" Monday
3:40-4:45 PM
Catherine Waters University of Kent "'Marley was dead; to begin with': Dickens, Death, and Christmas" Wednesday
10:00-11:00 AM
Sharon Aronofsky Weltman Louisiana State University "Ghosts of Christmas Present: Adapting A Christmas Carol Today" Monday
10:00-11:00 AM
19th-Century Seminar Tue-Fri
9:00-9:50 AM
Carolyn Williams Rutgers University "Ghosts of Christmas Present: Adapting A Christmas Carol Today" Moderator Monday
10:00-11:00 AM
Carl Wilson Friends of the Dickens Project Graduate Student Instructor Organizer