Okla Elliott Travel Scholarship

Peter Thompson (2019) 

Peter presented “The Limits of Sympathy: The German Medical Treatment of Gas during and after World War I" at the Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science in March 2019 at the University of Virginia. 

Dilaria Caliskan (2019) 

Dilaria received funds for, Decolonizing Memory, Ludically Unsettling Space and Time, a working ground that she helped organize and participated in at Encuentro 2019 (a bi-annual conference/performance festival sponsored by the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics) in Mexico City. 

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  • Jenelle will be presenting at the 106th annual College Art Association (CAA) international conference.   Presentation date: February 21, 2018 
  • Ethan will be attending the ACLA Conference Annual Meeting, March 29 - April 1, 2018.  The conference will be held at UCLA, in downtown Los Angeles. From Ethan:
  • Helen will be presenting her paper at the 32nd Annual Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States Conference (MELUS), which will take place May 3-6, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • To honor former Comparative Literature and Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies PhD student, Okla Elliott, who passed away unexpectedly in 2017.