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This 2-day conference brings together scholars working in the field of multiculturalism, especially the immigrant narratives of Italian-, Jewish-, and Indian American literatures. For the conference program and information on the invited speakers, click on the following link: Multicultural Fictions Conference Program.

The State of the Art Conference is sponsored by the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Provost. The grant is given for interaction between national and international scholars to work with UGA faculty and students. The conference is additionally run with the generous support of Comparative Literature, German and Slavic Literature, English, Romance Languages, the Willson Center, the Graduate School, OVPR, Franklin College Dean's Office, the Office of International Education, and the Center for Italian-American Studies of the University of Macerate (Italy).

For more information, contact Dr. Dorothy Figueira at