Wednesday, 30 December
764. Performing Revolution
1:45–3:00 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon J, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Radical Caucus in English and the Modern Languages
Presiding: David B. Downing, Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania
1. “Performance and Dispersion: Class, Presence, and Protest in the Poetry of the New Era,” John Franklin Crawford, Univ. of New Mexico, Albuquerque
2. “Comic-Strip Politics: Popular Media in the Bolivarian Revolution of Venezuela,” Angela Marino Segura, New York Univ.
3. “Performativity and Subaltern Rebellion: Teaching Poesis among Peasants and Slaves,” Katharine Jager, Univ. of Houston, Downtown; Jack Shuler, Denison Univ.