This year’s convention, held in St. Louis, MO, was an overwhelming success with 1,086 registrants! In addition to keynote sessions by speakers Nnedi Okorafor and Tess Taylor, there were 562 papers presented, 31 roundtables, and 11 special presentations or workshops. Nearly $12,000 was awarded in prizes for works presented at the convention.
New Student Leadership Committee
During the St. Louis Convention a new Junior Student Advisor and twelve new Student and Associate Student Representatives were selected to assist in representing Sigma Tau Delta at the Society level.
Meet the 2019-2020 Student Leadership Committee members:
- Student Advisors (SAs)
- Student Representatives (SRs) and Associate Student Representatives (ASRs)
- Alumni Representative
2020 Convention and Common Reader
Mark your calendars for the 2020 International Convention, “Transformative Landscape,” March 25-28, at the Rio All-Suite Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. The selected 2020 Common Reader is Red: Passion and Patience in the Desert, by Terry Tempest Williams.