Saturday, 29 December
605. Historicizing Creative Writing
7:15–8:30 p.m., Columbus Hall H, Hyatt Regency
A special session
Presiding: Brian Lennon, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. “Lore, Practice, and Identity: Has Creative Writing Pedagogy Been Universal?” Shirley Lim, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
2. “Find Your Voice? Phonocentrism in Creative Writing Pedagogy,” Mark James McGurl, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. “Historicizing and Problematizing ‘Creative’: Composition, Creative Writing, and the Evolving First-Year Requirement, 1950–70,” Kelly Allison Ritter, Southern Connecticut State Univ.