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March 1, 2019 | 11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Category: Other
Location: Student Center #285 | Map
5221 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Prospective Students, Staff

Join us for the 5th annual Wayne State Popular Culture Conference, co-hosted by student organizations Kino Club 313, the Wayne State Comics Collective, the Video Game Scholarly Interest Group, Knit/Lit, and the Humanities Center Pop Culture Working Group.  This year's conference will run from Friday, March 1st through Sunday, March 3rd and will feature academic panel presentations, hands-on workshops, receptions, a plenary speaker (Professor Terrence Wandtke, Judson University), a keynote speaker (Matt Yockey, University of Toledo), and a film screening of the 2018 documentary That's La Morte: Italian Cult Cinema and the Years of Lead featuring a Q&A with director Xavier Mendik (Birmingham City University). Most conference events will be held in the 2nd floor of the Wayne State Student Center; stop by our registration table (just outside the ballroom) for more info when you arrive! For more information, including a full conference schedule, please visit our official conference website: s.wayne.edu/popcultureconference2019 This event is free and open to the public! 

Also being held in Student Center Rooms 285, 289, 010, Hilberrys A/B/C/D/EF, Ballroom A and Bernath Auditorium

For more information about this event, please contact Kino Club 313 at 3135771010 or shelby.cadwell@wayne.edu.