Friday, 07 January
363. Telling Life Stories of Korean American Adoptees: Testimony, History, and Politics
5:15–6:30 p.m., Olympic I, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Marianne L. Novy, Univ. of Pittsburgh
1. “Projecting Life Stories into Histories: Korean Adoptee Narratives and the ‘Forgotten War,’” Mark Jerng, Univ. of California, Davis
2. “Speaking for, as, and about Adoptees: Genre, Authenticity, and Testimony,” Eli Park Sorensen, Univ. of Cambridge
3. “Rewriting National Routes in Jane Jeong Trenka’s Fugitive Visions,” Jennifer Kwon Dobbs, Saint Olaf Coll.