Monday, 29 December
694. The Internet and Public Intellectuals in the Postcommunist World
7:15–8:30 p.m., Foothill F, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Slavic and East European Literatures
Presiding: Vitaly Chernetsky, Miami Univ., Oxford
1. “The Russian Cyberliterati: Postmodern and Transmodern Culture and Poetics,” Jefri Knazan, McGill Univ.
2. “Russian-Speaking LiveJournal: Finding Your Kin,” Mariya Dmytriyeva, California State Univ., Northridge
3. “Postcolonial and Postmodern in Virtual Space: A Ukrainian Case,” Volodymyr Chumachenko, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
4. “Contemporary Balkan Literatures in the Information Era: Financing the Literary Market, the Internet, and the New Spirit of Intellectual Collaboration,” Sonya Petkova, Columbia Univ.