Thursday, 27 December
95. Resistance to English in Anglophone Literature
7:00–8:15 p.m., Truffles, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on English Literature Other Than British and American
Presiding: John Charles Hawley, Santa Clara Univ.
1. “The Asmara Declaration Today,” Charles Cantalupo, Penn State Univ., Schuylkill Haven
2. “Forestalling the ‘Will to Power’: The Politics of Language, Gender, and Nation in Shauna Singh Baldwin’s What the Body Remembers,” Harveen Sachdeva Mann, Loyola Univ., Chicago
3. “‘Take Bad Something Make Laugh’: Understanding Louise Bennett’s Vernacular Poetics as Resistance to Social and Formal Constructs,” Sam Vasquez, Dartmouth Coll.
Respondent: Maureen E. Ruprecht Fadem, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York
For copies of abstracts, write to JHawley@scu.edu.