Saturday, 29 December
499. Stolen Childhoods: Narratives at Work in the World
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Superior A, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature
Presiding: Margaret R. Higonnet, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
1. “Replacement Children: The Transgenerational Transmission of Traumatic Loss,” Gabriele M. Schwab, Univ. of California, Irvine
2. “Narrative and the Possibilities of Justice for Boy Soldiers and Lost Boys,” Kimberly Ann Nance, Illinois State Univ.
3. “From Displacement to Reconstitution: What Memoirs Can Do,” U. C. Knoepflmacher, Princeton Univ.
Respondent: Daniel Feldman, Yale Univ.