Ray Horton at MLA 2016


Congratulations to Ph.D. student Ray Horton who presents at the 2016 convention of the Modern Language Association, held in Austin, Texas, January 7 – 10, 2016. The presidential theme for the convention is Literature and Its Publics: Past, Present, and Future.

Horton’s presentation is titled “‘Dreams, Visions, Fictions’: Secularism as Form in Twain’s Political Theology” and is part of a panel he chairs, “American Literature and the Politics of Religion.