Sunday, 28 December
179. Ethnic Middlebrow Fiction
8:30–9:45 a.m., Golden Gate 2, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Ethnic Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Susan Tomlinson, Univ. of Massachusetts, Boston
1. “‘I Know Everything about Clothes’: Fashion, Art, and Middlebrow Cultural Politics,” Meredith Lynn Goldsmith, Ursinus Coll.
2. “Everyqueer’s Protest Novel: James Baldwin, the Homintern, and the Black Gay,” Jaime Harker, Univ. of Mississippi
3. “Modernism’s Mulatto: Genre Passing and Edna Ferber’s Ethnic Unbecoming,” Susan Tomlinson