Sunday, 09 January
682. Twenty Years of Sherman Alexie
8:30–9:45 a.m., Platinum Salon I, J. W. Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Melissa Strong, Northeastern State Univ.
1. “Specters of Belief: Race and Metaphor in Sherman Alexie’s Poetry,” Thomas Lewis Morgan, Univ. of Dayton
2. “Killer Comedian and Indian Killer: Two Places at Once with Sherman Alexie,” Rachela Permenter, Slippery Rock Univ.
3. “Theorizing Travel and Travelizing Theory: Exploring Alexie’s Stylistic and Theoretical Innovations,” Joshua B. Nelson, Univ. of Oklahoma
For abstracts, visit http://arapaho.nsuok.edu/~strong01/Alexie at 20 panel description.htm.