Saturday, 29 December
600. Race in the Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Hispanic World
7:15–8:30 p.m., Ontario, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Division on Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Spanish Literature
Presiding: Karen A. Stolley, Emory Univ.
1. “Christianity, Colonialism, and Race in the Philippine Writings of Gaspar de San Agustín and Juan José Delgado,” Robert Richmond Ellis, Occidental Coll.
2. “Race, Monstrosity, and the Production of Useful Citizens in the ‘Mercurio Peruano,’ 1791–95,” Mariselle Meléndez, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
3. “Afro-Cuban Autobiography and National Narration,” Mark Allen Sanders, Emory Univ.
4. “Racial Visibility in Nineteenth-Century Spain,” Lisa Surwillo, Stanford Univ.