Wednesday, 30 December
741. Writing Locally in a Global Language
1:45–3:00 p.m., Regency Ballroom C2, Loews
Program arranged by the American Comparative Literature Association
Presiding: Elizabeth Richmond-Garza, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. “Cid Lenguador: Empire’s Forking Tongues,” Djelal Kadir, Penn State Univ., University Park
2. “Speaking Caribbean in a Global Marketplace: Walcott, Brathwaite, Chamoiseau,” Mara de Gennaro, Bucknell Univ.
3. “Jia Zhangke: The World as a Global Language,” Eric R. J. Hayot, Penn State Univ., University Park