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Celebrating African American Literature and Language (CAALL) 2016

October 28-29, 2016

The Nittany Lion Inn

State College, PA

Join us for the next in our series of conferences, Celebrating African American Literature and Language, which will focus on the long tradition of "Race and Resistance" in African American literature and language practices.

Advanced conference registration has ended. However, walk-in registration (additional $30 fee) is available at the on-site conference registration desk at The Nittany Lion Inn, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 28.

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The conference will take place October 28 - 29, 2016, at the Nittany Lion Inn on Penn State's University Park campus.

Nittany Lion Inn

The conference is sponsored by College of the Liberal Arts, College of the Liberal Arts Undergraduate Studies, Africana Research Center, Center for American Literary Studies, Department of African American Studies, Department of English, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor Keith Gilyard, Equal Opportunity Planning CommitteeGeorge and Barbara Kelly Professor Aldon Nielsen, African American Literature and Culture Society, Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity, and Outreach.