Wednesday, 30 December
636. Poetry and Hip-Hop in the Age of Obama
8:30–9:45 a.m., 402–403, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Adam Francis Bradley, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
1. “Stimulus Act: Toward a Vision of Poetry as Recovery,” Harvey L. Hix, Univ. of Wyoming
2. “My President Is Black,” David Caplan, Ohio Wesleyan Univ.
3. “Transracial African American Literacy; or, Speaking to the People in the Age of Obama,” Imani Perry, Princeton Univ.
Respondent: Adam Francis Bradley