Tuesday, 30 December
771. Race, Sexuality, and Masculinity in John A. Williams’s The Man Who Cried I Am and Clifford’s Blues
10:15–11:30 a.m., Union Square 15, Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Literature and Other Arts
Presiding: Mark A. Reid, Univ. of Florida
1. “Taking It like a Man: The Novels of John A. Williams,” Keith Williams, Saint Anselm Coll.
2. “Blue Dachau: Jazz and Blues Aesthetics in John A. Williams’s Clifford’s Blues,” Daniel Hartley, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
3. “The Blues Idiom in John A. Williams’s Clifford’s Blues,” Mark A. Reid