The Program in Comparative Literature and its graduate students would like to thank the following departments and programs for their generous support:

Dr. Liz Cullingford
and the Department of English

Dr. Diane Davis
and the Department of Rhetoric and Writing

Dr. Laura Gutiérrez
and the Department of Mexican-American and Latino/a Studies

Dr. Karen Grumberg
and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Dr. Mary Neuburger
and the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Dr. Lise Ragbir
and the Warfield Center for African and African American Studies

Dr. Martha Selby
and the Department of Asian Studies

The Events Co-Sponsorship Board

The Academic Enrichment Fund


Special thanks to:

Dr. Elizabeth Richmond-Garza
Director and Graduate Adviser, Program in Comparative Literature; UT Regents and Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor of English

Anne Bormann
Graduate Coordinator, Comparative Literature

Diana Leite and Monica Mohseni
GRACLS Presidents

Andra Bailard and Sarah Ropp
Conference Organizers

Joseph Guilin
Conference Graphic Design

Aycan Ackamete
Conference Social Media and Website Assistance

Aycan Ackamete, Liza Goodstein, Monica Mohseni, and Diana Leite
Conference Assistance and Photography