British and American Studies International Conference in Timisoara

British and American Studies International Conference in Timisoara

Dr.  Cure and Dr. William Issel recently participated in the 28th edition of the West University of Timisoara's annual British and American studies international conference. Dr. Cure presented a paper entitled "Traveling makes the thinking mind more American: The Development of Margaret Fuller’s Travel Writing". Dr. Issel was one of the invited keynote speakers and gave a talk entitled "Fighting Words: Black Power and American Freedom in the 1960s". He also read from his memoir during a conference outing to the village of Sag-Padureni. Dr. Cure enjoyed catching up with Dr. Cristina Cheveresan, the Fulbright ambassador for the West University who presented a paper on Philip Roth and with whom she co-moderated the American Studies track of the conference.