Tuesday, 29 December
476. Dialogue as Form
1:45–3:00 p.m., Washington B, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Linguistic Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Craig A. Hamilton, Université de Haute-Alsace
1. “The Literary Conversive Turn in the Work of Simon J. Ortiz, Leslie Marmon Silko, and Ofelia Zepeda,” Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez, Bradley Univ.
2. “Dialogue as Narrative Theory,” Natalia Valencia, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. “We Can Hear You: Cross-Racial Maternal Dialogues and the Role of Active Silence in Ellen Douglas’s Can’t Quit You, Baby and Sherley Anne Williams’s Dessa Rose,” Terri B. Pantuso, Univ. of Texas, San Antonio