Saturday, 29 December
428. Family Values in East Asian Literatures
8:30–9:45 a.m., Parlor F, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on East Asian Languages and Literatures after 1900
Presiding: Christopher M. Lupke, Washington State Univ., Pullman
1. “Familial Fortresses: Fortress Beseiged and Raise the Red Lantern,” Alexander C. Y. Huang, Penn State Univ., University Park
2. “Wenyipian? Jiatinglunlipian? Analyzing the ‘Melodramatic’ Features of In the Mood for Love,” Hsiu-Chuang Deppman, Oberlin, OH
3. “All Men Are Brothers? Family, Gender, and Labor in Wang Anyi’s Roaming Bandits,” Michael Hill, Columbia Univ.
4. “Problematizing Relationships: The Family and/in Society in Early Twentieth-Century East Asian Literatures,” Karen Thornber, Harvard Univ.