The South Dakota Humanities Council has announced that they have awarded a grant to the University Of South Dakota Department of English.
The grant is worth $9,638 and will go towards the Utopia/Dystopia Symposium that the university will be hosting on February 6th and 7th.
Lisa Ann Robertson, who is an Associate Professor of English at USD says that she is thankful from the support from the South Dakota Humanities Council.
Roberston says that there will be various events throughout the two day symposium, including a showing of Mad Max: Fury Road at the Coyote Twin Theatre on the 6th, and keynote speaker Alexander Weinstein at the MUC on the 7th.
To register for the event, visit https://sites.google.com/coyotes.usd.edu/utopia-dystopia-symposium/home?pli=1