Thursday, 29 December
526. Franz Boas and the Harlem Renaissance
3:30–4:45 p.m., Wilson C, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Anthropological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Bradley W. Evans, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Characteristics of Cultural Exchange,” Sunny Stalter, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. “Truth, Lies, Mules, and Men: The Optics of Hurston’s ‘Spyglass of Anthropology,’” Cynthia Ann Ward, Univ. of Hawai‘i, Manoa
3. “Franz Boas and the Conspiracy to Destroy the White Race,” Lee Baker, Duke Univ.
Respondent: Bradley W. Evans
For copies of abstracts, write to Bradley W. Evans.