Friday, 07 January
216. Narrating Urban Lives, (Re)Mapping Urban Spaces in Francophone Maghrebi and Beur Literature and Film
10:15–11:30 a.m., 404A, LA Convention Center
A special session
Presiding: Safoi Babana-Hampton, Michigan State Univ.
1. “Construction and Reconstruction of Urban Space in Moroccan Cinema,” Mohammed Hirchi, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins
2. “Reinventing Urban Spaces in Narratives of French Cultural Minorities,” Mireille Le Breton, Nazareth Coll. of Rochester
3. “Girl Power with a Gun: El Kadia, a Feminine Urban Legend in Twenty-First-Century Morocco,” Valérie K. Orlando, Univ. of Maryland, College Park