Friday, 10 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Erie, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by Feministas Unidas
Presiding: Maria DiFrancesco, Ithaca Coll.
1. "Poetic Renderings of Trauma after 9/11: Rasgado, by Lila Zemborain (2006)," Mariela Méndez, Univ. of Richmond
2. "Aestheticizing Terror: Performance Art and the Appropriation of Violence," Alexandra Perkins, Univ. of Miami
3. "Writing the Female Body to Defy, Survive, and Overcome State Terrorism in Postdictatorship Narratives from Chile and Argentina," Nancy Tille-Victorica, Univ. of Texas, Austin
For abstracts, visit feministas-unidas.org/ after 15 Dec.
Spanish Literature – General