Saturday, 08 January
456. Histories of Reading
8:30–9:45 a.m., Platinum Salon J, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on English Literature Other Than British and American
Presiding: Faith Lois Smith, Brandeis Univ.
1. “Practices of Reading: Aesthetics, Ethics, Politics,” Sangeeta Ray, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
2. “Sir Vidia’s Avatars: Reading and Writing Naipaul,” Supriya M. Nair, Tulane Univ.
3. “The Lonely Londoners and Its Readers,” Gautam Premnath, Univ. of California, Berkeley
4. “Reading African English Novels: Things Fall Apart, and That’s a Good Thing,” Karen Lee Osborne, Columbia Coll., IL