The Fall 2014 meeting will be on Saturday October 4, 2014 at University of Texas Arlington, hosted by Desiree Henderson.
The common reading will be Cherokee Sister: The Collected Writings of Catharine Brown, 1818-1823, edited by Theresa Strouth Gaul (Legacies of Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers, U Nebraska UP, 2014).
Dr. Gaul will be present as our special guest participant.
DEADLINE: Please email Desiree Henderson at email@example.com if you plan to attend and specify whether you will stay for dinner, by SEPTEMBER 15, 2014.
LOCATION: Directions to the University of Texas Arlington are available here.
We will be meeting in the Chemistry & Physics Building 3rd floor conference room. A map of the campus is here (look for the Chemistry & Physics Building or CPB in the pull-down menu).
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Noon-1pm Lunch (provided; vegetarian options will be available)
4:30-5pm Business meeting
5:30 Dinner at Olenjacks Grill, 770 Road To Six Flags East – in the Lincoln Square Shopping Center, right next to Half Price Books.
LODGING: There are numerous hotels in and near Arlington, especially around the DFW airport, and you may be able to find a great rate searching on your own.
When we bring guests to campus we typically put them up at the Arlington Hilton, which offers a special rate for UTA guests of $99 a night (depending on availability). To get this rate, call 817-640-3322, ask for Angela, and explain that you are a guest of the UTA English Department.
MISC: If you are flying in and need transportation to/from the airport or hotel, please let Desiree Henderson know.