Conferences, History, travel

The Power of Montgomery, Alabama

This April, I presented research at the Southern States Communication Association's Theodore Clevenger Jr. Undergraduate Honors Conference (a mouthful, I know), which was held in Montgomery, Alabama. In between attending the conference, I was able to visit several of the historical sites that told the story of Montgomery. The Museums National Memorial For Peace and… Continue reading The Power of Montgomery, Alabama

Conferences, History, travel

The Janeite’s Dream Weekend

The Who: Teachers, college students, authors of Austen fanfic and related works, professors, and Jane Austen fans (AKA Janeites). The What: The Jane Austen Summer Program, which translates to four days worth of lectures, history lessons, discussion groups, elevenses, and dance lessons (which of course led to a Regency Ball). The Where: A combination of… Continue reading The Janeite’s Dream Weekend