Friday, 28 December
260. Networked Margins
1:45–3:00 p.m., Ontario, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Comparative Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature
Presiding: Natasha B. Barnes, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
1. “Asian Cell and Horror,” Sheng-mei Ma, Michigan State Univ.
2. “Trafficking Desire: Stacyann Chin’s Blogs, Poetry, and the Creation of Global Conversation,” Jeannine Murray-Roman, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
3. “Global Testimonials: Soweto Children in Sindiwe Magona’s Mother to Mother,” Basuli Deb, Michigan State Univ.
4. “Choreographing Cultural Nationalism: Engaging the Local and Transnational in Trinidadian Dance,” Meida McNeal, Northwestern Univ.