Registration and Schedule

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Earlybird Registration fee (before January 15, 2018):
Registration after January 15, 2018: $75

Registration instructions: Please note, we are using ticketing software that is meant for performances and is not tailored for conference registration. The registration button above will take you to the ticketing page:

Enter “1” in the space for # of registrations and click on the "Best Available" button (we ask that each registrant fill out a separate form so we can communicate directly with everyone who registers).

  • After you register, you will receive an e-mail from with your order number and a registration ticket to print at home and bring with you to the conference.
  • Then, after the conference schedule has been confirmed, we’ll send you an e-mail with further instructions on how to sign up for specific panels and talks.

Conference Schedule:

Thursday, March 1, 2018   
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Registration, lunch, and welcome  
12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Session 1  
  A—Social Justice, Race, and Health (Panel)  
  B—Family and Character (Panel)  
1:45 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Session 2
  B—Migration (Panel)
3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Session 3
  Character and Place: Wendt Research Team
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:00 p.m.-6:45 p.m. Bisignano Art Gallery Opening - My Home in Character
7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Wendt Character Lecture: Brian J. Walsh
Friday, March 2, 2018  
8:00 a.m.-8:45 p.m. Continental breakfast and gathering
9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Session 4
  A—Home, Work, and Play (Panel)
  B—Complex Authenticity and Home (Panel)
10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Session 5
  Poster Sessions
11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Luncheon
1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Session 6
  A—Flawed Character (Panel)
  B—Space, Longing, and Home (Panel)
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Session 7
  Closing Panel
7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Film Screening