Margaret Atwood is a giant of modern literature who has anticipated, explored, satirized -- and even changed -- the popularpreoccupations of our time. The Booker Prize-winning author of The Handmaid's Tale and The Blind Assassin, Atwood is the rare writer whose work is adored by the public, acclaimed by the critics, and studied on university campuses around the world. On March 31, Atwood will serve as the keynote speaker for the fifth-annual Emerson-Weir Liberal Arts symposium. The evening presentation is schedule at 7:30 p.m. in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium on the campus of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

Gifts from Unique Alums Support Liberal Arts Symposium at USAO

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October-30-2009

Two unique women in the history of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, one living and the other long gone, continue to leave a lasting legacy to interdisciplinary learning as the university hosts the fourth annual Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium April 8.