Wednesday, 30 December
8:30–9:45 a.m., Liberty Ballroom Salon A, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century American Literature
Presiding: Evie Shockley, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Contemporary American Speech Music,” Mendi Lewis Obadike, Pratt Inst.
2. “‘Tape-Recorderese’: Language after the End of Man,” J. D. Connor, Yale Univ.
3. “Textual Acoustics: Refashioning Aesthetic Practice in Post-Civil-Rights African American Literature,” Carter A. Mathes, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
Respondent: Lesley M. Wheeler, Washington and Lee Univ.