Thursday, 12 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Chicago F, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Black American Literature and Culture
Presiding: Michele Elam, Stanford Univ.
Speakers: Nicholas Taylor Boggs, New York Univ.; Erica Edwards, Univ. of California, Riverside; Nigel Hatton, Univ. of California, Merced; Brian J. Norman, Loyola Coll.; Magdalena J. Zaborowska, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
For abstracts, visit commons.mla.org/groups/black-american-literature-and-culture/.
Anticipating the spring 2014 release of The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin (ed. Michele Elam), the participants foreground the theme of collaboration in their consideration of Baldwin across literary genres and political concerns.
American Literature – General
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century