Program Archive
Viewing convention Program information from 2006

Session Details

Friday, 29 December

572. Arab American Literature: Writers and Audiences

7:15–8:30 p.m., 411–412, Philadelphia Marriott

Program arranged by the Division on English Literature Other Than British and American

Presiding: Waïl S. Hassan, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana

1. “Testifying and Demystifying: Suheir Hammad’s Poetry as Activism,” Heather M. Hoyt, Arizona State Univ., Tempe

2. “Negritude and the Gendering of Catastrophe in Kamau Brathwaite’s Born to Slow Horses,” Mara Naaman, Columbia Univ.

No comments have been posted for this session.