VERMILLION, S.D. – Graduate and undergraduate students from several regional universities and colleges will present papers at the 54th annual Student History Conference Thursday, February 26 at the University of South Dakota. The day-long conference will feature papers by undergraduate and graduate students focusing on local, United States, European and world history.
Professor Emma Scioli of the University of Kansas will deliver this year’s plenary lecture at 12:30 p.m. titled “Barbarian Queen on the Silver Screen: History and Metahistory in Julie Taymor's Titus (1999)."
Sponsored by the USD Department of History and the Zeta Mu Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the national honor society in history, the conference runs from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in the Muenster University Center. This event is free and open to the public.