Friday, 6 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 307, WSCC
A special session
Presiding: Charles Julian Rzepka, Boston Univ.
1. "Why Charlie Chan Now?" Yunte Huang, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
2. "Mocking Modernity: Signifyin' and Simulation in The Chinese Parrot," Charles Julian Rzepka
3. "The Death of the Oriental Detective: Charlie Chan at the End of Genre," R. John Williams, Yale Univ.
Responding: Karen Fang, Univ. of Houston
Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture
American Literature – General
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century