Wednesday, 29 December
400. Working-Class Literature Today
10:15–11:30 a.m., Independence Ballroom Salon I, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Radical Caucus in English and the Modern Languages
Presiding: John Franklin Crawford, Univ. of New Mexico, Valencia
1. “Pipelines of Labor: The Continuum of Working-Class Literature,” Janet Zandy, Rochester Inst. of Tech.
2. “Made in Manhattan: Ethnic Labor Power and Latina Work Narratives,” Rodrigo Lazo, Univ. of California, Irvine
3. “Under the Safe Eye of Capitalist Integrity: Working-Class Trauma in American Skin,” Gina Valentino, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara