Wednesday, 30 December
668. Southeast Asian American Memory Work: Narrative, Trauma, and Remembrance
10:15–11:30 a.m., Independence Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Paul Y. Lai, Univ. of Saint Thomas
1. “Projecting Justice: Memory Work in Cambodian American Life Writing,” Cathy J. Schlund-Vials, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
2. “Gothic Transmissions: Global Trauma and Remembrance in Lan Cao’s Monkey Bridge,” Susan L. Edmunds, Syracuse Univ.
3. “Lost Traces: Memory of the Vietnam War in Vietnamese American and Vietnamese Dissident Literature,” Thang Dao, Univ. of Southern California