Friday, 6 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Ravenna C, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on West Asian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Stephen Sheehi, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia
1. "Can West Asia Help Arabic Find a Place in World Literature?" Michelle Hartman, McGill Univ.
2. "Ignorance Attempting to Correct Itself: From Bedford Anthology to African Books Collective," John Franklin Crawford, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque
Responding: Stephen Sheehi