Thursday, 30 December
662. Realism and Antirealism in American Drama I
10:15–11:30 a.m., 407, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the American Theatre and Drama Society
Presiding: David Krasner, Yale Univ.
1. “Go Tell It on the Stage: Blues for Mister Charlie as Dialectical Drama,” Nicholas K. Davis, Cornell Univ.
2. “Dramatic Trans-formation: The Surrealism of Being Black and Female in Adrienne Kennedy’s The Owl Answers,” Nita N. Kumar, Univ. of Delhi
3. “From Minstrel Shows to Radio Shows: Racism and Realism in Blackface and Black Voice,” Daniel H. Foster, Duke Univ.