Schedule

Metaphors We Teach By

51st Annual Allerton English Articulation Conference

April 15-16, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

8:00 a.m.

Arrival and check-in

Registration begins (Grand Gallery)

Refreshments (Solarium)

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Session A

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Welcome by Michael Day (Library)

Keynote Address: Phil Eubanks and Chris Blankenship (Library)

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Session B

12:20-1:20 p.m.

Lunch (Dining Room)

1:30- 2:30 p.m.

Session C

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Refreshments (Solarium) plus walking, reflecting, and conversation

Garden Tour

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Session D

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Social Gathering (Solarium)

(Cash bar: wine, beer, mixed drinks)

Open mike

5:00 – Nature Tour

5:30 – Mansion Tour

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Dinner (Dining Room)

8:00 p.m.

“Old Man With Guitar,” Jim Nagle (Butternut)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Cash bar: wine, beer, mixed drinks (Solarium)

Thursday, April 16, 2015

8:00 – 8:50 a.m.

Breakfast (Dining Room)

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Session E

10:15-11:15 a.m.

Session F

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Address

1:40-2:40 p.m.

Session G

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.

Refreshments (Solarium)

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Session H

4:00 p.m.

Closing General Session (Library)

4:30 p.m.

Poetry in the Park and/or Departure

With many thanks to our sponsors and exhibitors