Saturday, 08 January
585. The Transpacific Nineteenth Century
3:30–4:45 p.m., 304C, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Division on East Asian Languages and Literatures to 1900 and the Division on Latin American Literature from Independence to 1900
Presiding: Koichi Hagimoto, Wellesley Coll.
1. “Haiku (Jaiku) Comes to Latin America,” Joy B. Landeira, Univ. of Northern Colorado
2. “South-South Diplomacy: National Formation, Religious Invocation, and Aesthetic Production in Brazil and India,” Aarti Madan, Worcester Polytechnic Inst.
3. “Negotiating the United States Empire: Technology, Discourse, and the Chinese American Imaginary,” Yuan Shu, Texas Tech Univ.