Tuesday, 29 December
474. From Postplantation to the Postracial in Southern Literature and Culture
1:45–3:00 p.m., 307, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Southern Literature
Presiding: Suzanne W. Jones, Univ. of Richmond
1. “Is Christian the New White?” Jon Smith, Simon Fraser Univ.
2. “Charles W. Chesnutt and Racial Caricature in Postbellum, Pre-Harlem America,” Peter Caster, Univ. of South Carolina Upstate
3. “Placing the Postracial,” Coleman Hutchison, Univ. of Texas, Austin