Tuesday, 29 December
404. Immigrant or Exile?
10:15–11:30 a.m., Commonwealth Hall A1, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Literature of the United States in Languages Other Than English
Presiding: Clint Bruce, Brown Univ.
1. “Johann Rittig and Caspar Stürenburg: The Exile’s versus the Immigrant’s Variation on the New York German Local Color Serial,” Peter Jonathan Conolly-Smith, Queens Coll., City Univ. of New York
2. “España Libre and Its Collaborators: Exile Activism and Immigrant Experience Kept Apart,” Montse Feu, Univ. of Houston
3. “Or a Nomad? Dany Laferrière’s Travels in America (Canada, United States, Haiti),” Lee E. S. Bessette, Florida A&M Univ.
For abstracts, visit http://us-lit-in-lote.blogspot.com/.
Subject: An exceptionally good session