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440. Native-Asian Encounters

Saturday, 7 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 305, WSCC

Program arranged by the Division on Asian American Literature and the Division on American Indian Literatures

Presiding: James H. Cox, Univ. of Texas, Austin

1. "The Measure of Civilization in Native and Asian Representations: Afong Moy and Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins," Cari M. Carpenter, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown; K. Hyoejin Yoon, West Chester Univ.

2. "Half-Castes and Half-Breeds in Love: Moving beyond the Discourse of Blood," Jolie Sheffer, Bowling Green State Univ.

3. "Picking Up Ghosts: The Specter of Native American History in Shawn Wong's Homebase," Catherine Fung, Bentley Univ.

4. "Back to Ground Zero: Performing the Fiction of Race in Gerald Vizenor’s Hiroshima Bugi: Atomu 57," Linda Lizut Helstern, North Dakota State Univ.


  • American Literature – General

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