Wednesday, 30 December
698. Hemingway and African American Writers: New Readings and Teachings
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 408, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society
Presiding: Joseph Fruscione, Georgetown Univ.
1. “The Unlikely Couple: Ernest Hemingway and Alice Walker (with a Few Words on Toni Morrison),” Jacqueline Vaught Brogan, Univ. of Notre Dame
2. “Ellison, Hemingway, Wright: Tracing Relations inside the Transparent Jug,” Gary Holcomb, Ohio Univ., Athens
3. “Ernest Hemingway and James Baldwin: American Masculinity in Crisis,” Jessica Kent, Boston Univ.