Saturday, 29 December
529. Transnationalism, Transculturalism, and Cosmopolitanism in Francophone Literature and Film
1:45–3:00 p.m., Superior A, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Francophone Literatures and Cultures
Presiding: Joëlle F. Vitiello, Macalester Coll.
1. “Dance on a New Beat: Fragments of a Reinscribed Lebanese Nation in ‘Al Bosta,’” David Wrisley, American Univ. of Beirut
2. “Transnational and Pan-African Currents in the Writings of Langston Hughes, Leopold Sedar Senghor, and Aimé Césaire,” Babacar M’Baye, Kent State Univ., Kent
3. “Beyond Beur: Screening the Transnational Condition,” Leonard R. Koos, Univ. of Mary Washington