Friday, 30 December
762. Drama and Ethnicity
1:45–3:00 p.m., Carolina, Marriott
Program arranged by MELUS: The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States
Presiding: Veronica A. Makowsky, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
1. “Ira Aldridge, The Black Doctor, and the Meanings of Exile,” Sarah Elizabeth Chinn, Hunter Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. “Ethnic Enclosure and Ethnic Diversity in Darrell H. Y. Lum’s Hawai‘i Loca Plays,” Masami Usui, Doshisha Univ.
3. “The Ethnic Story behind ‘The Story,’” Philip Zwerling, Ursinus Coll.