Thursday, 29 December
506. Detecting Ethnicity
3:30–4:45 p.m., Park Tower Suite 8216, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Justine S. Dymond, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
1. “Know It All: The Latino Mystery and Detecting the Nation,” Crystal A. Parikh, New York Univ.
2. “Conspiracy of Skin: Chester Himes and the Crisis of Detective Fiction in the Sixties,” Erik S. Dussere, American Univ.
3. “Legal Fictions: Genre, ‘Race,’ and Law,” Justine S. Dymond