Tuesday, 27 December
90. Beyond the Moderns: Postwar Expatriate Writing in Paris
8:45–10:00 p.m., McKinley, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Thomas Smyth, Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Mainz
1. “The Beats and Poststructuralism: Transatlantic Conversations between Postwar Literary and Theoretical Avant-Gardes,” Joanna Pawlik, Sussex Univ.
2. “Jusqu’au Nouveau Monde: James Baldwin’s Other Parises,” Monika Gehlawat, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. “Wright’s Writing, Race, and Nation: The Outsider, Fluid Identity, and Post–World War II Paris,” Joseph Fruscione, George Washington Univ.