Tuesday, 28 December
194. Evidence and (Literary/Ethnological) Objects
1:45–3:00 p.m., Commonwealth Hall C, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Anthropological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Eric Aronoff, State Univ. of New York, Inst. of Tech.
1. “Uneasy Deconstructions: The Banal Object in Anglophone Indian Writing,” Saikat Majumdar, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
2. “Thresholds of Belonging: Literary and Ethnological (Con)Fusions in Mexican Indegenismo and Testimonio,” Analisa Taylor, Univ. of Oregon
3. “Texts against Contexts: African Literature and Colonial Anthropology,” Apollo Amoko, Univ. of Florida