Saturday, 29 December
497. The Future of the Boom: Forty Years after Cien años de soledad
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Michigan B, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century Latin American Literature
Presiding: Roberto-Ignacio Diaz, Univ. of Southern California
1. “Family Matters,” Lucille Kerr, Northwestern Univ.
2. “After Night Falls: Reinaldo Arenas and the Fabulous Sixties,” Jorge Olivares, Colby Coll.
3. “Rethinking the Boom in the Age of Publishing Conglomerates,” Alejandro Herrero-Olaizola, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor