Tuesday, 30 December
789. The Narrative Techniques of Violence
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Golden Gate 1, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Sociological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Roderick A. Ferguson, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
1. “Monstrous Words: Language, Violence, and Resistance in Frantz Fanon,” Filippo Del Lucchese, Occidental Coll.
2. “Violent Catharsis and the Adolescent Literary Voice in Contemporary African Writing,” Yianna Liatsos, Univ. of Oklahoma
3. “Severed Stories, Wounded Bodies, and Memorial Practices,” Jimia Boutouba, Swarthmore Coll.