Saturday, 30 December
765. The United States South in Non–United States Fiction
1:45–3:00 p.m., 306, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Society for the Study of Southern Literature
Presiding: Barbara Ladd, Emory Univ.
1. “‘The Southern Man Don’t Need Him Around Anyhow’: Narratives of ‘the South’ in the Canadian Imaginary,” Jade Ferguson, Cornell Univ.
2. “‘Dublin’ Meanings: The (United States) South in Finnegans Wake,” Paul Philip Devlin, Fordham Univ., Bronx
3. “The Repeating Plantation: Images of Yoknapatawpha in the Global South,” Alfred J. López, Univ. of Mississippi