Friday, 07 January
199. American Indian Film
8:30–9:45 a.m., Diamond Salon 6, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on American Indian Literatures
Presiding: Channette Romero, Univ. of Georgia
1. “The Social Geography of Sherman Alexie’s The Business of Fancy Dancing,” Matthew Herman, Montana State Univ., Bozeman
2. “Marketing Authenticity: ‘Real Indians’ as Coming Attractions in Contemporary Hollywood,” Becca Gercken, Univ. of Minnesota, Morris
3. “Defining a Diné Tribal Film Aesthetic,” Jeff Berglund, Northern Arizona Univ.