Sunday, 28 December
203. Comparative Diasporas
10:15–11:30 a.m., Foothill F, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature
Presiding: Lisa L. Moore, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. “Atlantic Slavery and the Global China Trade,” Chi-ming Yang, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “‘The Communication Commonly Call’d Inoculation of the Small-pox’: African Medical Testimony, the Colonial Public Sphere, and the 1721 Boston Inoculation Controversy,” Kelly Wisecup, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
3. “Diaspora and Dissemination of Native Knowledges: Reading the Wampum in the Eighteenth Century,” Penelope M. Kelsey, Western Illinois Univ.