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2016 Meeting

SVHE 92nd Annual Meeting | July 13 - 17, 2017

Oberlin College, Oberlin,OH

The Politics of Dissent:

Satire, Sarcasm, and Spite in Civil Society

Featured Speakers


Wednesday, July 13
Sophia McClennen

Sophia A. McClennen is Professor of International Affairs and Comparative Literature at the Pennsylvania State University and is the author of Is Satire Saving Our Nation? co-written with Remy Maisel (Palgrave 2014), Colbert's America:Satire and Democracy (Palgrave 2013).


Thursday, July 14
 Rebecca Schuman

Rebecca Schuman is an education columnist for Slate and job market columnist for the Chronicle of Higher Education's Vitae. She is also the author of Kafka and Wittgestein: The Case for Analytic Modernity.


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