We look forward to seeing you this September at &Now: Points of Convergence!
Registration is now open. Please visit Ticketspice to reserve your pass and order boxed lunches.
Complete conference details, including travel, accessibility, and technology information, can be found at the conference website: andnowfestival.com.
General Inquiries: andnowfestival2019@gmail.com.
Registration questions: iasinfo@uw.edu.


Davis Schneiderman

Lake Forest College
Provost and Dean of the Faculty / Lake Forest College
Lake Michigan
Davis Schneiderman is Krebs Provost and Dean of the Faculty, and Professor of English at Lake Forest College. He is the author or editor of more than 10 books. His first short-story collection, there is no appropriate #emoji, will be released in Fall 2019, and his recent novels BLANK, the plagiarized novel [SIC], and the ink-smeared novel INK.; along with the novel Drain, a cli-fi dystopia story from Northwestern University Press. He is currently working with University of Minnesota Press on a project about William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin, and with The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation on Lake Forest College’s new $1.1-million Humanities 2020 grant. He was a long-time contributor for The Huffington Post, and has interviewed Sherry Turkle, John Waters, Regina Taylor, and David Shields, and Aleksandar Hemon, among many others.  He co-edited the collections Retaking the Universe: Williams S. Burroughs in the Age of Globalization and The Exquisite Corpse: Chance and Collaboration in Surrealism's Parlor Game. He was the Director of Digital Chicago, an $800,000 grant from the Mellon Foundation for that produced 20 historical preservations projects now housed in the Chicago History Museum’s digital collection.