Photos of the top presenters at the 2013 American Studies Conference and their presentation titles are below.
Sean Ferrier-Watson, professor of English at Collin College, “The Rise of The Specter: The Beginnings of The Supernatural Ghost for Children.”
Meredith Millard, Baylor University, Master of International Journalism, “Social Entrepreneurship Business Models.”
Lloyd M. Daigrepont, English and Modern Languages, Lamar University, “The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism in True Grit: The Lovelorn Character of Mattie Ross.”
Tonya B. Lewis, Baylor University graduate student, Master of Arts in Journalism, PR & New Media, “The Positive Effects of Reality Television on Participants.”