Monday, 29 December
493. Naming the Self, the Namer, and the Other
10:15–11:30 a.m., Union Square 2, Hilton
Program arranged by the American Name Society
Presiding: Anjanette Darrington, Southern Connecticut State Univ.
1. “Who Are Alaska Young, Hope Yancey, and Primrose Squarp? Names and Naming in Young-Adult Literature,” Anjanette Darrington
2. “Global Gogol: Patronymy, Heteronomy, and The Namesake,” Christian Moraru, Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro
3. “‘What the F— Was Your Name?’: Examining the Politics of Linguistic Denigration in Twenty-First-Century Hollywood,” Anjali Pandey, Salisbury Univ.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.wtsn.binghamton.edu/ANS/.