Friday, 07 January
192. Translating Codes across Cultures
8:30–9:45 a.m., 404A, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on West Asian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Samy Swayd, San Diego State Univ.
1. “Translating Modes of Resistance in Munif’s Cities of Salt,” Tracy Lassiter, Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Tsa Ashum (Initiation) into the Eggon Masquerade Society as Translation and Pedagogy,” Reuben Embu, Univ. of Jos
3. “Transcultural Texts and Misspeaking That Shapes History; or, From the Margins of the Globe?” Kamala Platt, Meadowlark Center
Respondent: Hosam Mohamed Aboul-Ela, Univ. of Houston
For abstracts, write to email@example.com.