Friday, 6 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Virginia, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Italian American Literature
Presiding: Michael A. Antonucci, Keene State Coll.
Michael A. Antonucci's Annotation:I will read " Of Needles and Skins: 'Living Labor' in the Literatures of Italian Diaspora"
in responses to presentations made at panel 358
1. "Needles as Metaphorical Pens: Migratory Women's Work in Italian American Narratives," MaryJo Bona, Stony Brook Univ., State Univ. of New York
2. "Passing for Italian American: Between Whiteness and Blackness and Other Border Crossings in Kym Ragusa's The Skin between Us and Fuori/Outside," Jessica L. Maucione, Gonzaga Univ.
For abstracts, visit www.aihaweb.org/italianamericanliterature.htm after 21 Dec.
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century