1. Emily Zarka reading "Why Zombies Matter: Studying the Undead Throughout History"

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    ASU English PhD student, Emily Zarka reading "Why Zombies Matter: Studying the Undead Throughout History" SICK: Book Launch and Zombie Romp Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 Alumni Lawn / Old Main (MAIN) Carson Ballroom Arizona State University, Tempe campus Look on as a zombie horde chases hapless high school drama students across the ASU campus and into Old Main, where they find sanctuary in Carson Ballroom. After the action, zombie ushers will escort audience members inside Old Main’s Carson Ballroom, where we’ll help launch Sick, Tom Leveen’s latest young adult novel about a group of high school drama misfits who fend off a zombie apocalypse in the school theater. Featuring author Tom Leveen (alive and well) ASU zombie scholars (all alive): Peter Goggin Emily Zarka Shawn Mitchell Leveen will speak and sign books, and ASU scholars will present short programs on zombies in rhetorical analysis, literature, popular culture, and as psychological phenomena. Hosted by the Department of English’s English Education Program, the Center for Science and the Imagination, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at ASU, with support from Abrams Publishing.

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    • Shawn P. Mitchell reading "Sustainable Brain Eating: Rural Literacies and Zombie Survivalist Paraphernalia"

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      ASU English PhD student, Shawn P. Mitchell reading "Sustainable Brain Eating: Rural Literacies and Zombie Survivalist Paraphernalia" SICK: Book Launch and Zombie Romp Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 Alumni Lawn / Old Main (MAIN) Carson Ballroom Arizona State University, Tempe campus Look on as a zombie horde chases hapless high school drama students across the ASU campus and into Old Main, where they find sanctuary in Carson Ballroom. After the action, zombie ushers will escort audience members inside Old Main’s Carson Ballroom, where we’ll help launch Sick, Tom Leveen’s latest young adult novel about a group of high school drama misfits who fend off a zombie apocalypse in the school theater. Featuring author Tom Leveen (alive and well) ASU zombie scholars (all alive): Peter Goggin Emily Zarka Shawn Mitchell Leveen will speak and sign books, and ASU scholars will present short programs on zombies in rhetorical analysis, literature, popular culture, and as psychological phenomena. Hosted by the Department of English’s English Education Program, the Center for Science and the Imagination, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at ASU, with support from Abrams Publishing.

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