Wednesday, 29 December
622. Popular Culture in East Asia II: Naming and Power Politics
9:00–10:15 p.m., Congress A, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on East Asian Languages and Literatures after 1900
Presiding: Aoi Mori, Hiroshima Jogakuin Univ.
1. “The Problem of Naming: Lin Cheng Sheng’s Portrayal of Taiwan Trouble,” Meiling Wu, California State Univ., Hayward
2. “What’s in a Name? Assimilation, Acculturation, and Ethnic Politics in Japan,” Faye Yuan Kleeman, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
3. “Names, Nations, and Gender Politics in Japanese Popular Songs,” Tomoyuki Zettsu, Tokyo Gakugei Univ.