Saturday, 7 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 616, WSCC
Program arranged by the American Association of Australian Literary Studies
Presiding: Nathanael O'Reilly, Texas Christian Univ.
1. "Death by Torture in the Country of the Mind: Metaphors of Captivity and Freedom in Patrick White's Voss (1957)," Jennifer McGovern, Univ. of Iowa
2. "The Un-death of Maggs: The Returned Convict as Revenant in Jack Maggs," Sarah Chihaya, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. "Suburban Space and Multicultural Identities in Christos Tsiolkas's The Slap," Nicholas Dunlop, Univ. of Birmingham
4. "Rejecting Suburban Identity in George Johnston's My Brother Jack," Nathanael O'Reilly
Other Literature in English – Australian