May 04, 2012

MFA Alum Has Paper Accepted

Lawrence Benson's paper "Waste Not, Want Not: Polluted Bodies" has been accepted for presentation at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry's Northern Forest Institute's symposium of interdisciplinary scholarship in land use and ethics. Through literature, Benson's essay addresses the metaphorical connection between our bodies and the Earth including sustainability, waste, and environmental racism. The conference is June 1-3, 2012