Thursday, 5 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Liberty B, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Italian American Literature
Presiding: Tom Cerasulo, Elms Coll.
1. "Making Light of the Darkness: Sacco, Vanzetti, and Humor," Fred L. Gardaphe, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. "The Literary Fate of Sacco and Vanzetti's Iconic Italian American Radicalism," Josephine Hendin, New York Univ.
3. "'How Helpless a Person Can Be': Sex, Art, and Politics in DeLillo's Stories," Samuel Cohen, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century