Monday, 27 December
39. Transnational Transformations: Remaking America in Asian Pacific American Literature
7:00–8:15 p.m., 309, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Session leader: Jennifer Ann Ho, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. “Provincializing America: Postcolonial Critique and Asian American Studies Today,” Kavita Daiya, George Washington Univ.
2. “The Chinese Damsel in Distress: The American Imagi-nation in Chinese American Narratives,” Su-ching Huang, Natl. Taiwan Univ.
3. “‘You’ll Just Love Her Accent’: ‘America’ Travels to Aotearoa in Recent Maori Fiction,” Alice Te Punga Somerville, Cornell Univ.