Thursday, 27 December
74. The Future Pasts of Colonial, Neocolonial, and Neoliberal Power
5:15–6:30 p.m., Superior A, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Sociological Approaches to Literature
Presiding: Roderick A. Ferguson, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
1. “Comparing Indigenous Communities: Natives and Palestinians,” Steven Salaita, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.
2. “Reading Nafisi in the Global Lockdown,” Jodi Melamed, Marquette Univ.
3. “Immigration in the Time of Queer Diasporas: Notes on Our ‘New’ Times,” Chandan Reddy, Univ. of Washington, Seattle