Frederick Douglass Institute

West Chester University

408 Francis Harvey Green Library
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383
Phone: (610) 436-2766
Fax: (610) 436-2769

Annual Undergraduate Conference at Bloomsburg

The 12th Annual Frederick Douglass Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Conference

April 19-20, 2012


Kehr Union


Bloomsburg University

Conference Theme: Consumption

Students may interpret this term in a variety of ways and approach it from any discipline. For example, students may examine

  • consumption of natural resources
  • consumerism and economics
  • consumption of alcohol or drugs and its consequences
  • consumption of food and poverty
  • literature that focuses on some type of consumption
  • consumption of images and media, etc.

Students should submit a description of their project, a title, and their contact information to at any time before the April 2, 2012 deadline. Students may read papers, give PowerPoint presentations, give talks, or participate in a poster session. If you have ideas for other types of presentations, please contact me.

Dr. Tina Entzminger
English Department
Bloomsburg University
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Phone: (570) 389-4432
Fax: (570) 389-3006


Updated February 2012