Friday, 28 December
153. Primitivism in Theory
8:30–9:45 a.m., Missouri, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Anthropological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Kathy Alexis Psomiades, Duke Univ.
1. “Indians, Anthropologists, and New Critics: Culture and/as Poetic Form in American Modernism,” Eric Aronoff, Michigan State Univ.
2. “Existential Indians and the Narrative of ‘Cultural Devastation,’” Susan Hegeman, Univ. of Florida
3. “Pieces of Babel: Brazilian Primitivist Modernism and the Resignification of Paris,” Patricia Soler, Georgetown Univ.