Gerald R. Lucas/CV/Presentations

From Gerald R. Lucas


Selected Conference Presentations

  • “Norman Mailer’s Short Fiction.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Macon, GA, Oct 2018.
  • “Digital Mailer 2017.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Sarasota, FL Oct 2017.
  • ‘Utopian Thinking’ in Action.” The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture, Louisville, KY Feb 2017.
  • “Digital Mailer, 2016.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Long Branch, NJ Oct 2016.
  • “Project Mailer 2015: A First-Year Update.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA Oct 2015.
  • ‘The White Negro’: Notes Toward a Digital Scholarly Edition.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA, Oct 2015.
  • Breaking Bad: Walter White’s Hipster Transformation.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Oct 2014.
  • “Teaching Norman Mailer.” Roundtable Participant. The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Wilkes-Barre, PA Oct 2014.
  • “Teaching Norman Mailer in the Cloud.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Sarasota, FL Oct 2013.
  • “Norman Mailer’s Novel(ist): In and Beyond the Late Age of Print.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA Oct 2012.
  • “Cormac McCarthy’s Apocalypse: Signs and Maps Along The Road.” Southwest Texas PCA Conference, Albuquerque, NM Feb 2012.
  • “Study Abroad: Local Challenges Facing the South.” SAMLA Roundtable, Atlanta, GA Nov 2011.
  • “Cutting Up Mailer: the Novel 2.0.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Sarasota, FL Nov 2010.
  • “Faust, Mailer, and the Comfort of Evil.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Washington D.C. Oct 2009.
  • Breaking the Girl: Poe’s ‘Ligeia’ and Lem’s Solaris.” PCA/ACA Conference, New Orleans, LA Apr 2009.
  • Southern Baptists, Norman Mailer, and Me.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA Oct 2008.
  • “The Harbors of the Moon: Media and the Mediated in Mailer’s An American Dream.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA Oct 2007.
  • “Visual Storytelling: Flickr in the Literature Classroom.” SAMLA, Charlotte, NC Nov 2006.
  • “Science Fiction and the Metagame.” PCA/ACA, Atlanta, GA Mar 2006.
  • “Humanities Online: Some Ethical Considerations and Recommendations.” Southeastern Scholarship Conference on E-Learning, Macon, GA Sep 2005.
  • “Distance Education for Literature Courses: Some Ethical Considerations.” CCCC, San Francisco, CA Mar 2005.
  • “The Virtual Manifest: Solaris and the Persistence of Memory.” Fantastic in the Arts Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL Mar 2004.
  • “Three Views of Science: Lem’s, Tarkovsky’s, and Soderbergh’s Solaris.” FSU Literature and Film Conference, Tallahassee, FL Jan 2004.
  • “Crossing Sexual Boundaries in Sterling’s ‘Chattanooga Trilogy.” Popular Culture Association Conference, New Orleans, LA Apr 2003.
  • “The Ethics of Cyberspace.” CCCC, Chicago, IL Mar 2002.

Invited Speaker

  • “Introduction to Digital Humanities.” Webinar via Blackboard Collaborate, MGA, Apr 2015.
  • “Social Media: Top Ten Practices.” Webinar via Blackboard Collaborate, MGA, Apr 2015.
  • “The Digital Mailer Project (DMP): A Proposal.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Wilkes-Barre, PA Oct 2014.
  • “Social Media: Top Ten Practices for College Faculty.” Faculty Development Presentation via Blackboard Collaborate, MGSC, Nov 2013.
  • “Energize Teaching with Social Media.” Bainbridge State College Faculty Convocation, Bainbridge, GA, Aug 2013.
  • “Why Study Abroad?” Cultural Journeys Conference, Macon State College, Macon, GA, Mar 2012
  • “Pastiche and Portraits in Photography” The Macon State College Arts Festival, Macon, GA, Mar 2011.
  • “Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘Ligeia.” The Macon State College English Studies Organization, Macon, GA, Oct 2009.
  • “A Fine Time: Mailer Studies in the New Century.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference, Provincetown, MA, Oct 2006.