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Lillian E. Smith Symposium Schedule

8-9 AM—Registration & Continental Breakfast
 
9-9:15 AM—Welcome & Announcements
Matthew Teutsch, Director of the Lillian E. Smith Center
James F. Mellichamp, President of Piedmont College
 
9:15-10 AM—Presentation
Tanya Bennett 
“Mind where you puts yo feet:
A Study of Southern Boundaries in Lillian Smith’s Strange Fruit”
 
10:15-11 AM—Presentation 
Patricia Bell-Scott
“Lillian Smith and Pauli Murray: 
Notes on a Friendship and Literary Mentorishiop”
 
11:15 AM-12 PM—Presentation
Hal Jacobs
“Behind the Scenes of the
Lillian Smith Documentary ‘Breaking the Silence’”
 
12:15-1:30 PM—Lunch & Film Screening
Lillian Smith: Breaking the Silence
 
1:45-2:30 PM—Presentation 
Emily Pierce
“Piedmont’s Lillian E. Smith Scholars Program”
 
2:45-3:30 PM—Presentation 
Ben Railton
“Killing the Dream, Reviving the Nation: 
Lillian E. Smith as Model for an Inclusive America”
 
3:30-4 PM—Closing