Monday, 29 December
553. Postcolonial Comparisons: Geography and History
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Nob Hill B, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Postcolonial Studies in Literature and Culture
Presiding: Elizabeth M. DeLoughrey, Univ. of California, Los Angeles
1. “Geographies of Trauma: Literature and the Partitions of India and Palestine,” Jennifer Yusin, Drexel Univ.
2. “Adaptation/Translation: Toward a Comparative Americas Studies,” Susan K. Gillman, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
3. “Bridging the Islands: Ecocriticism, Cartography, and Landscape in the Caribbean Regional Imagination,” Lizabeth Paravisini, Vassar Coll.
Respondent: Deepika Bahri, Emory Univ.