Thursday, 9 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Arkansas, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Netherlandic Language and Literature
Presiding: Wijnie de Groot, Columbia Univ.; Thomas F. Shannon, Univ. of California, Berkeley
Wijnie de Groot's Annotation:To access Yves Tsjoen's paper, go to
and click on link Tshoen paper.
1. "Writing from a Centerless Periphery: The Later Works of C. Edgar Du Perron," Johannes Burgers, Queensborough Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. "Between Empire and the Deep Blue Sea: A Critical Look at Colonialism in the Work of J. Slauerhoff," Edwin Demper, Hunter Coll., City Univ. of New York
3. "The Dutch War of Independence Revisited by the Ulenspiegel Tradition: Troubled Times, Interculturality, and the Emergence of Belgian Literature," Xavier Fontaine, Princeton Univ.
Xavier Fontaine's Annotation:Abstract available online: http://commons.mla.org/docs/xfontainabstract
no longer used--was Other Literatures, now 126