Please wait...

Viewing convention Program information from 2012

Session Details

Printer friendly

638. Gettin' Around: Transnational Jazz Literature

Sunday, 8 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 618, WSCC

A special session

Presiding: Jürgen E. Grandt, Gainesville State Coll., GA

1. "From Harlem to Paris: A Transatlantic Interpretation of James Baldwin's 'Sonny's Blues,'" Rashida Braggs, Williams Coll.

2. "Swinging Variety: Jazz in the Literature of the German Democratic Republic," Marc-Oliver Schuster, Univ. of Vienna

3. "The Transplanetary Nation Blues and the Abstract Truth," Aldon Lynn Nielsen, Penn State Univ., University Park

Responding: DoVeanna Sherie Fulton Minor, Univ. of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

For abstracts, write to


  • Genre, Theory, Method – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

  • Genre, Theory, Method – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

No comments have been posted for this session. Log in to post a comment.
Log in to post a comment.

Program Archive