May 27, 2009

Master’s in Literature alumna Mandy Mahaffey, Master’s in Literary, Cultural, and Textual Studies student Jessica Masri, and undergraduate English student Corrinne Woods, formed a panel entitled “Time/lessness in The Last Unicorn” at the 30th International Conference for the Fantastic in the Arts (International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts), March 18–21, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. Their presentations were, respectively: “Time is of the Essence!: Time and Identity-Formation in The Last Unicorn“; “The Broken Clock and the Eternal Sign: The Severance of Signified from Signifier in Peter Beagle’s The Last Unicorn,” and “The Timelessness of The Last Unicorn as a Mirror of Oral Tradition.”