Registration and Directions


October 12-16, 2001 :: Rice University :: Houston, TX



Registration will take place in the Humanities building during the following hours:

Friday, 3:30-7
Saturday, 9-6
Sunday, 10-5
Monday, 10-1

Please come by registration as soon as you can to pick up receipts, badges, the program, and a welcome packet. The Opening Night Reception will take place Friday at 7:00 P.M. in the Grand Hall of the Rice Memorial Center. Introductions will take place at 7:30. For an interactive map of the Rice campus, please go to


To get from the airports to the Marriott Hotel, please follow these directions:

Houston/William P Hobby - HOU (15 mi SE) Take I-45 North to 610 Loop West, exit Fannin. Turn right at the light, go north 2 miles to Dryden Street and turn left for Marriott entrance.

Houston Intercontinental - IAH (30 mi NE) Take Hwy. 59 South to Fannin Exit, turn left, going south 2 miles to Dryden Street. Turn right for Marriott entrance. The Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza are on Main Street, within sight of the Marriott.


We will be running shuttle busses from the hotels to Rice. If you would like to walk, go north on Main Street to Entrance 2 (see map). Our events will take place in the following buildings: Humanities (registration) Sewall Hall Herzstein Hall Fondren Library (book display) Rice Memorial Center or RMC (Opening Night Reception and Plenaries)