Friday, 07 January
270. Freedom’s Visions and Urban Landscapes: Spaces and Places in Language and Literature
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Platinum Salon G, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the College Language Association
Presiding: Warren Carson, Univ. of South Carolina, Spartanburg
1. “Replacing Human Cities: The New Urban Landscape in Octavia E. Butler’s Dawn,” Sandra Marie Grayson, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
2. “Urbanity and Freedom: Epistemology and the City in Slave Narratives,” Elizabeth J. West, Georgia State Univ.
3. “Soma City and Savage Settlement: Dystopian Disjunctions in Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World,” Mario Chandler, Oglethorpe Univ.