Friday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 9A, ACC
An Interactive Conversation about Service Learning in Literary Studies
A special session. Presiding: Laurie E. Grobman, Penn State Univ., Berks; Roberta Rosenberg, Christopher Newport Univ.
Speakers: Elizabeth Goodhue, Univ. of California, Los Angeles; Laurie E. Grobman; Ivy Schweitzer, Dartmouth Coll.; Emily VanDette, State Univ. of New York, Fredonia
Panelists demonstrate how service-learning pedagogy enables literary scholars, teachers, students, and community partners to highlight literature’s role in civic education and contribution to the public good and social justice. Attendees are invited to bring and share service-learning and literary-studies syllabi.
For abstracts, syllabi, and assessments, visit https://commons.mla.org/groups/service-learning-in-literature-language-and-composition/ after 1 Nov.