Panels 2017

All panels will be held in the Alumni Center of the School of Education, Health, and Human Performance, 86 Wentworth St.

Panel I: War and Culture

Thursday, 9 March 12.30-1.45 pm


Ruth Dewhurst (Georgia State University)

Amy Emm (The Citadel)

Brian K. Feltman (Georgia Southern University)

Kelsey Fritz (Emory University)

Catherine Greer (University of Tennessee)

Heather Perry (University of North Carolina at Charlotte)

David Slucki (College of Charleston)


Panel II : Mobility/Borders/Migration

Friday, 10 March 8.30-10.30


Astrid M. Eckert (Emory University)

Lauren Hansen (University of Mississippi)

David Johnson (University of Alabama at Huntsville)

Stephanie Krull (Emory University)

Eric Kurlander (Stetson University)

Brittany Lehman (College of Charleston)

Jared Poley (Georgia State University)

Larissa Stiglich (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Brian Vick (Emory University)


Panel III: Social Rights and Justice

Friday, 10 March, 11 am – 1 pm


Geoffrey Giles (University of Florida)

Molly Johnson (University of Alabama at Huntsville)

Brooke Kreitinger (University of North Carolina at Greensboro)

Caroline Nilsen (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Jack Porter (The Citadel)

Alexandria Ruble (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)




In recognition of the 500-year anniversary of Martin Luther’s theses, all of the panels will engage religion as a vector for justice, mobility, and war.