Saturday, 08 January
595. Teaching Frenchness: The Classroom in Francophone Literature and Film
3:30–4:45 p.m., 402B, LA Convention Center
A special session
Presiding: Dawn Fulton, Smith Coll.
1. “The Cultural Dynamics of Frenchness and Colonial Education,” Zakaria Fatih, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County
2. “From Le Gone du Chaâba to Entre les murs: Assimilation and Resistance in the French Classroom,” Steve Puig, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
3. “The Plantation (as) Classroom: Teaching Race in Nineteenth-Century Louisiana,” Jarrod L. Hayes, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor