Thursday, 28 December
129. Early-Twentieth-Century African American Children’s Literature
8:30–9:45 a.m., Grand Ballroom Salon L, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Children’s Literature
Presiding: Michelle Holley Martin, Clemson Univ.
1. “A New Narrative: Reading Langston Hughes’s Literature for Children as Imagetext,” Gina Liotta, Syracuse Univ.
2. “Haitian Female Revolutionaries, History Plays, and the Production of Black Identity,” Katharine Capshaw Smith, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
3. “Tell Them: The Premise for African American Female Children’s Literature,” Althea Tait, Towson Univ.