Professor D.L. Simmons launches his “Evanenscene Eidolon” Art Exhibition and Academic Presentations at SAMLA

Professor D.L. Simmons presented in Birmingham, Alabama at SAMLA 90: Fighters from the Margins: Socio-Political Activists and Their Allies this past weekend in two academic presentations. He also had his Opening Art Exhibition: “Evanescence Eidolon” which features his new artwork collection of large prints during the popular, community-driven event, First Friday Art Crawl in downtown Macon. D.L. Simmons’s “Evanescence Eidolon” collection will be exhibiting at Ampersand Guild during the month of November.

 

Saudade (80”x 128”) Multiple Process Acrylic and Enamel Carbon Transfer

 

Professional Research and Academic Presentations from SAMLA 90

  1. INTO THE LUDIC
  2. JOSEPH CONRAD: THE GLAMOUR OF ALL ARTISTIC WORK 

 

INTO THE LUDIC

Professor Simmons served as Chair for the morning presentation, Into the Ludic, which included a collaboration of professors from Middle Georgia State Universiy, one professor from Mercer University and an independent scholar from Baltimore, MD.

Into the Ludic | Friday | 10:00-11:15 a.m.

Roundtable

Chair: D.L. Simmons, Middle Georgia State University – Into the Ludic

Co-Chair: Dr. Keith Hamon, Middle Georgia State University –  Into the Ludic

Martin Hilliard, Independent Scholar – Exploring Methods of an Orton-Gillingham-Based Reading Tutor

Dr. Chris Cairney, Middle Georgia State University Intertextuality and Intratextuality as Aids in Decoding Meaning in a Work of Literature

Craig Coleman, Mercer University – Teaching Animation as a Path to Student Reflection on Current Politics

 

JOSEPH CONRAD: THE GLAMOUR OF ALL ARTISTIC WORK 

Professor Simmons participated in a second academic presentation Saturday afternoon at SAMLA with professors from College of Coastal Georgia, Wisconsin-River Falls and the University of Central Florida.

The Joseph Conrad Society I | Saturday | 5:00-6:15 p.m.

Chair: David Mulry, College of Coastal Georgia

Secretary: Lissa Schneider-Rebozo, University of Wisconsin-River Falls

D.L. Simmons, Middle Georgia State University, Primitivism and the Mask of Terror in Heart of Darkness

Lissa Schneider-Rebozo, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Conrad and Wilderness

Louise Kane, University of Central Florida, Being American: the Harlem Renaissance, Joseph Conrad, and Little Magazines

 

D.L. Simmons presenting at SAMLA 90

 

You can see more of  D.L. Simmons’s professional research and academic presentations of his latest artwork by following him on his social media sites.

Instagram: @dls.ink

Facebook: @dlsprintmaker

Website: D.L. Simmons – Fineart