Bonnie Bonincontri, Tom Ferstle and Jeff Morgan, English professors in the College of Arts and Sciences,  presented papers, prose and poetry Oct. 17 and 18 at the 2013 FCEA Conference in Tampa. Bonincontri presented her paper, “Whose Florida is It? Misperceptions of Florida in Film,” and she moderated a panel on “Forgotten People and Places.” Ferstle presented prose and poetry under the title “Zephyrs,” and he moderated a panel called “Welcome to the Theater.”

Morgan presented his paper, “Serious Citrus: The Transformative Power of Fruit in Two Florida Poems.” And Morgan and Ferstle also read poetry at an FCEA Open Mic set in the lobby of the historic Don Vicente Hotel.