Sunday, 27 December
105. The New Latin American Canon: The Boom Redux?
8:45–10:00 p.m., Washington C, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century Latin American Literature
Presiding: Bruno Bosteels, Cornell Univ.
1. “Neoliberal Dystopia and the Impossibility of Community in McOndo,” Dierdra Reber, Emory Univ.
2. “Ritual and Prosthesis,” Samuel Steinberg, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “Mandala, Mantra, Mexico: Rodrigo Fresán’s Cortazarian Tour Guide for the Dead,” Patrick O’Connor, Oberlin Coll.
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