Session 1O

McNair Session - New Paths in Literary Criticism, Philosophy, and History

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM | Moderated by Ileana Rodriguez-Silva
Add to my favorites Racist Attitudes-Theory Laden Observation-Consciousness Raising-Thought Experiments-Storytelling: Creation of a Worldview
Presenter
  • Joaquin De La Torre-Mac Neill, Senior, Philosophy, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Melissa Pirie, , Portland State University
  • Tom Seppalainen, , Portland State University

Add to my favorites The Comedy of Terrors: Measure for Measure and Shakespeare’s Deconstruction of the Machiavel
Presenter
  • Michael Lutz, Recent Graduate, English, Earlham College McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Nate Eastman, , Earlham College

Add to my favorites Continuity through Conquest: William the Conqueror's Appropriation of Anglo-Saxon Methodologies of Rule
Presenter
  • Dustin Thomas (Dustin) Neighly, Senior, History McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Charity Urbanski,

Add to my favorites Rice or Cornbread: The Slave at the Dinner Table
Presenter
  • Venetia Ponds, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Ileana Rodriguez-Silva,
  • Jorge Martinez, , McNair Scholars Program

Add to my favorites A Spinozistic Approach to Virtue Ethics in a Contemporary World
Presenter
  • Bobbie sue Schindler, Senior, Philosophy, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Angela Coventry, , Portland State University

Add to my favorites Radical Politics and Emotional Liberation: Thane Summers’ Road to the Spanish Civil War
Presenter
  • Zachary (Zach) Smith, Senior, History Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Glennys Young,

Add to my favorites Wiliam S. Burroughs' Ghost of Chance: Mapping a Route Through the Apocalypse and Beyond
Presenter
  • Jean Michelle Stonebraker, Senior, english, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Grace Dillon, , Portland State University