Saturday, 08 January
549. Imperial Mechanisms
1:45–3:00 p.m., Platinum Salon B, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Postcolonial Studies in Literature and Culture
Presiding: John Charles Hawley, Santa Clara Univ.
1. “Imperialism’s Bureaucratic Body,” Saikat Majumdar, Stanford Univ.
2. “Bios, Nomos, Cosmos: Comparing Settler Colonialisms and Indigenous Poetics,” Michael R. Griffiths, Rice Univ.
3. “The Imperial Mechanism of Enclosure: A Genealogy of Land Use for the Twenty-First Century,” Robert Philip Marzec, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette
4. “Hunting as Land Use in British India: The Animal as Imperial Lens,” Shefali Rajamannar, Univ. of Southern California