Friday, 30 December
672. Racial Discourses in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Spain
10:15–11:30 a.m., Independence, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Spanish Literature
Presiding: Lisa Surwillo, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. “Independence or the Lash: Race and the Reconfiguration of Cuban Anticolonialism in the 1850s,” David Luis-Brown, Lafayette Coll.
2. “Creation of the ‘Other’ and Spain’s Imperialistic Enterprise in Cuba,” Mercedes Vidal Tibbitts, Howard Univ.
3. “Ayguals de Izco’s Negro Tomas: The Cuban Slave in Spanish Social Novels of the 1840s,” Lisa Surwillo