Monday, 29 December
474. Global Histories of Prose Fiction? Enactments
10:15–11:30 a.m., Nob Hill D, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Prose Fiction
Presiding: Nicholas Dames, Columbia Univ.
1. “Network and Narrative: Global Novels and the Six-Degrees Myth,” Paul Benzon, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. “The Chronotope of Dystopic Consumption: A Case of Global Literary Synergy,” I. Laura Hetel, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
3. “Gendered Global Histories of Postcolonial Loss and Asian American Mourning in Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake,” Lavina D. Shankar, Bates Coll.