Monday, 29 December
534. Black Feminist Criticism Today: New Texts, Different Contexts
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Franciscan D, Hilton
A special session
Presiding: Daphne Ann Brooks, Princeton Univ.
1. “Is There Still Power in the Erotic? Postfeminism’s Consequence for Black Female Sexuality,” Ayesha Hardison, Ohio Univ., Athens
2. “When and Where She Exits: Postnational Challenges in Black Feminist Criticism,” Simone C. Drake, Ohio State Univ., Columbus
3. “Sistas and the City: Theorizing Black Women’s Urbanity and Cosmopolitanism,” Jennifer Williams, Michigan State Univ.
Respondent: Michael Awkward, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
For copies of abstracts, write to email@example.com after 20 Dec.