Thursday, 29 December
376. Cold War Postcolonialism: Intertwined Histories in East Asian Literature and Film
8:30–9:45 a.m., Kalorama, Washington Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Daniel F. Vukovich, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
1. “Cold War Orientalism and Jiang Wen’s In the Heat of the Sun,” Daniel F. Vukovich
2. “Competing Ideologies, Contested Spaces: Postcolonial Taiwan and South Korea in the Context of the Cold War,” Jini Kim Watson, Duke Univ.
3. “The Problem of Korea in Postcolonial and Cold War Paradigms,” Sue J. Kim, Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham
Respondent: Kriss S. Ravetto-Biagioli, Emerson Coll.