Tuesday, 28 December
224. Literary Syncretism
1:45–3:00 p.m., 305, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Literature and Religion
Presiding: David Damrosch, Columbia Univ.
1. “Making Art, Constructing the Sacred: Aesthetics as/of Religious Syncretism in Thulani Davis’s Maker of Saints,” Sue Edna Houchins, Bates Coll.
2. “Literary Syncretism in Twentieth-Century Hispanic Caribbean Literature,” Rochelle Morea, Norfolk State Univ.
3. “Cacophonous Narrative: Dialectics of Faith, Modernity, and Colonialism in All about H. Hatterr,” Sunanda Mongia, Kashi Vidyapith Univ.