Thursday, 30 December
690. Echoes, Dreams, and Shadows: Three Visions in Luso-Brazilian Literature
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Commonwealth Hall A2, Loews
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
Presiding: Naomi Lindstrom, Univ. of Texas, Austin
1. “Narrator versus Character Voices: Colonial Echoes in Teolinda Gersão’s A árvore das palavras,” Karen C. S. Sotelino, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
2. “Confluence and Otherness in Nélida Piñon’s A república dos sonhos,” Antonio Luciano Tosta, Brown Univ.
3. “Soropita’s Shadows: Love, Jealousy, and Self-Knowledge in Guimarães Rosa’s ‘Dão-Lalalão,’” Luiz Fernando Valente, Brown Univ.