Saturday, 08 January
610. Defying Artistic Boundaries: Deciphering Cuba and the Cuban Diaspora
3:30–4:45 p.m., 409A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Cuban and Cuban Diaspora Cultural Production
Presiding: Dinora C. Cardoso, Westmont Coll.
1. “The Iconic Chief: The Commodification of a Cuban Hero,” Gina Victoria Shaffer, Saddleback Coll., CA
2. “Sing-Alongs: Lyrics Lost and Words Found in Zoé Valdés’s Te di la vida entera,” Elena Elisabeth Lahr-Vivaz, Swarthmore Coll.
3. “Zoé Valdés’s Cazadora de Astros: Creating a Space for Exiles,” Dinora C. Cardoso