Tuesday, 30 December
735. Nouvelles Francophonies
8:30–9:45 a.m., Nob Hill A, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Francophone Literatures and Cultures
Presiding: Odile Marie Cazenave, Boston Univ.
1. “Translingual Francophonie: Language and Silence in the Novels of Vassilis Alexakis,” Ioanna Chatzidimitriou, Univ. of California, Irvine
2. “Francophone Matters: L’espace littéraire and the Eastern European Authors Writing in French,” Laura Ceia-Minjares, California State Univ., Long Beach
3. “Negotiating Literatures and Languages in Chinese Francophone Exile Writing: François Cheng, Dai Sijie, and Gao Xingjian,” Karen Thornber, Harvard Univ.