Saturday, 30 December
750. The Next Christendom and African Literature
1:45–3:00 p.m., Regency Ballroom C2, Loews
Program arranged by the Conference on Christianity and Literature
Presiding: Susan VanZanten Gallagher, Seattle Pacific Univ.
1. “The Impact of Christianity on Ethiopian Literature: From Past to Present,” Tsegaye Wodajo, Bronx Community Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. “Borders, Boundaries, and Bodies: Female Circumcision and the Politics of World Christianity in Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o’s The River Between,” Tameka L. Cage, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge
3. “The Rocks Cry Out: Muslim and Christian Writers in the 2001 Jos Crisis,” Deborah Lynn Klein, Oklahoma Christian Univ.
For copies of abstracts, visit www.pepperdine.edu/sponsored/ccl/.