Sunday, 30 December
703. Religion and Postcolonial Literature
10:15–11:30 a.m., Field, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on Postcolonial Studies in Literature and Culture
Presiding: Deepika Bahri, Emory Univ.
1. “The Litmus Test of Disbelief,” Anouar Majid, Univ. of New England
2. “The Caste, Class, and Gender of Secularism and Religion in Salman Rushdie’s Fiction,” Anuradha Dingwaney Needham, Oberlin Coll.
3. “Reconsidering the Secularization Hypothesis: The Postcolonial Critique of the God Concept,” Michael Donald Lackey, Wellesley Coll.