Sunday, 28 December
354. Confronting Issues of Race in the Academy: African American Professors Examine Literary Responses to Racism
3:30–4:45 p.m., Union Square 18, Hilton
Program arranged by the College English Association
Presiding: Laura Barrio-Vilar, Univ. of Kentucky
1. “Racism 101: Social Justice Perspectives and Classroom Responses to Race in Literature,” Joy Myree-Mainor, Morgan State Univ.
2. “Racial Intersections: When Race and Literature Meet,” Shelia Collins, Univ. of Arkansas, Fayetteville
3. “Race and Rhetoric: Mapping Out Literary Responses to Racism,” Coretta Pittman, Baylor Univ.