Saturday, 30 December
659. Black Counternarratives in Francophone and Hispanophone Caribbean National Discourse
10:15–11:30 a.m., Washington A, Loews
A special session
Presiding: Esther Lezra, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
1. “Folklore and Race in Cuba: The Afro-Cuban Voice in the Poetic and Revolutionary Ethnography of Lydia Cabrera,” Karen M. Callier, Emory Univ.
2. “Fragments of Resistance: Collective Memory and the Living Dead,” Esther Lezra
3. “Para la historia: The Autobiography of Ricardo Batrell Oviedo and the Afro-Cuban Struggle,” Mark Allen Sanders, Emory Univ.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.english.emory.edu.