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Friday, 28 December

272. Multiethnic Literature and Ecofeminism: Intersections

1:45–3:00 p.m., Skyway Suite 260, Hyatt Regency

Program arranged by MELUS: The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States

Presiding: Kim Martin Long, Shippensburg Univ.

1. “Oppression of Land and Body: Environmental Justice in Recent Chicana Literature,” Jeremy Larochelle, Univ. of Mary Washington

2. “Getting Back to the Garden: Ecofeminist Community in Leslie Marmon Silko’s Gardens in the Dunes,” Elizabeth McNeil, Arizona State Univ., Tempe

3. “Her Tubes Were Tied; or, A Brazilian Soap Opera: Conflicting Environmentalisms in Yamashita’s Through the Arc of the Rainforest,” John Blair Gamber, Coll. of William and Mary

4. “The Perverted Garden: Sweet Home, Ruby, and the Black Female Body in Toni Morrison,” Kim Martin Long

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