Wednesday, 4 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Beacon E, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Division on Ethnic Studies in Language and Literature
Presiding: Cheryl A. Higashida, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
1. "The Double of Double Consciousness: Charles Johnson, Transcendentalism, and the 'Transcendence' of Race," Richard Hardack, Berkeley, CA
2. "Proliferating Princesses: The Politics of Fantasy in the Literature of DuBois," Erika Renée Williams, Emerson Coll.
3. "Postcolonial DuBois and the Worlds of Color," Roopika Risam, Emory Univ.
Responding: James Edward Smethurst, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
American Literature – General
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century