Posted 02/23/2023 to 02/23/2023  |  Back

A conversation between Dr. David Gillota, Associate Professor of English, University of Wisconsin-Platteville and Dr. DeMisty Bellinger-Delfeld, Associate Professor of English at Fitchburg State University.

Date: Wednesday, February 23, 3:30-4:30PM EST

Format: Virtual.  Register at this link. Link to the event stream will be sent out at 9 AM (EST) on February 23.

Speaker Biographies:

David Gillota teaches courses in film, American literature, and composition. He is the author of Ethnic Humor in Multiethnic America (Rutgers University Press, 2013) and is the Associate Editor at Studies in American Humor.

DeMisty D. Bellinger is the author of the novel New to Liberty and the poetry collections Rubbing Elbows and Peculiar Heritage. She teaches creative writing at Fitchburg State University and serves on the editorial boards of the Prairie Schooner, Porcupine Literary, Malarkey Books, and West Trestle Review. DeMisty has an MFA from Southampton and a PhD from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.