Thursday, 7 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Willow B, Sheraton
Program arranged by the South Asian Literary Association and the Discussion Group on South Asian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Kanika Batra, Texas Tech Univ.
1. "Performance and Social Activism in a Globalized Economy," Nimanthi Rajasingham, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. "Midnight's Children and the Disabled Subaltern," Christopher Becker Krentz, Univ. of Virginia
3. "'The Poor Remain': Rethinking Literary Humanitarianism in Indra Sinha's Animal's People," Jennifer Rickel, Rice Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.southasianliteraryassociation.org/.