Wednesday, 28 December
107. Problematic Identities
8:30–9:45 a.m., Thomas Paine, Marriott
Program arranged by the Committee on the Literatures of People of Color in the United States and Canada
Presiding: Silvio A. Torres-Saillant, Syracuse Univ.
1. “Coloniality of Diasporas: Rethinking Ethnic Minorities in a Comparative Context,” Yolanda M. Martínez-San Miguel, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Amerasian Identity and Velina Hasu Houston’s American Dreams,” Sandra K. Stanley, California State Univ., Northridge
3. “Between Black and Red? William Apess’s Men of Color and the Problem of Afro-Native Historiography,” Christina Chia, Duke Univ.
4. “Empire and Latino (Im)Mobility: On Alberto Gonzales and Jose Padilla / Abdullah al-Muhajir,” Antonio Lopez, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick